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Spellings 26/05/2017

suffix –sion means ‘the state of’

-ssion is used when the root word ends in ss or mit

omit + ssion = omission

discussion

 

 

 

omission

     

confession

     

transmission

     

emission

     

obsession

     

permission

     

impression

     

expression

     

collision

     

Spellings 18/05/2017

suffix –sion means ‘the state of’

-sion is used when the root word ends in se or d,de,l,s or t.

precise + sion precision

division

 

 

 

extension

     

expansion

     

decision

     

invasion

     

confusion

     

explosion

     

comprehension

     

television

     

collision

     

conclusion

     

Spellings for 22nd February

Spellings for 22nd February 1

Spellings

Week beginning 30/01/17

Spellings 11/01/2017

These are words often spelt incorrectly from the Year 4 spelling list. We have broken them down into their syllables and looked for words within words to help us remember them. At the bottom are words from last week’s list which still need practice.

potatoes

     

particular

     

calendar

     

popular

     

position

     

possession

     

purpose

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spellings 06/01/2017

Letter ‘y’ making an ‘i’ sound

Most of the time i is used, but these words, many of which are of Greek origin, use a y for the short i sound.

myth

     

gym

     

Egypt

     

pyramid

     

mystery

     

symbol

     

typical

     

symptom

     

crystal

     

cylinder

     

dynasty

     

Spellings

2/12/16

adding suffixes beginning with vowel letters to words of more than one syllable- -ing, -er, -ed

begin

beginning

beginner

control

controlling

controller

gallop

galloping

galloped

gardening

gardening

gardener

offer

offering

offered

refer

referring

referred

regret

regretting

regretted

visit

visiting

visited

spellings

2/12/16

adding suffixes beginning with vowel letters to words of one syllable- -ing, -er, -ed

run

running

ran

skip

skipping

skipped

jump

jumping

jumped

wave

waving

waved

chop

chopping

chopped

shop

shopping

shopped

make

making

made

take

taking

taken

wake

waking

woken

ride

riding

rode

Spellings 17/11/16

Words ending in –ation suffix

The sound / shun/ can be spelt in different ways. These words all end in –ation. They are all nouns, made from verbs. The suffix –ation means action.

Root word

Suffix ending

   

inform

information

   

adore

adoration

   

inspire

inspiration

   

aspire

aspiration

   

sense

sensation

   

admire

admiration

   

prepare

preparation

   

condense

condensation

   

form

formation

   

Spellings 11/11/16

Words ending in –sion suffix

The sound / shun/ can be spelt in different ways. The endings you need to choose are ion and ian.   Words ending in d de se, use -sion

Root word

Suffix ending

   

divide

division

   

invade

invasion

   

confuse

confusion

   

decide

decision

   

collide

collision

   

explode

explosion

   

intrude

intrusion

   

exclude

exclusion

   

expand

expansion

   

persuade

persuasion

   

Spellings

4/11/16

Autumn B words

woman

 

 

women

 

 

promise

 

 

therefore

 

 

opposite

 

 

ordinary

 

 

perhaps

 

 

pressure