Part 1: learning the letter sounds
 

The letters

The Letters for the 42 sounds of English

a …….. ant, sand, caravan

ai …….. aim, aid, drain (long a)

b …….. bat, bend, crab

c …….. cat, cot, duck

d …….. dog, dip, sudden

e …….. egg, end, shed

ee …….. eel, creep, tree (long e)

f …….. fog, lift, fluff

g …….. goat, gap, digger

h …….. hop, hit, hill

I …….. ink, Indian, drink

ie …….. pie, tie, die (long i)

j …….. jelly, jet, jumper

k …….. king, kind, kettle

l …….. leg, lost, shell

m …….. man, mill, shrimp

n …….. nut, nip, spin

o …….. orange, on, spot

oa …….. oak, oats, boat (long o)

p …….. pig, pet, step

q …….. queen, quick, quin

r …….. run, rabbit, barrel

s …….. sand, sun twist

t …….. top, tug, mat

u …….. up, under, lung

ue …….. due, Tuesday, cue (long u)

v …….. van, vet give

w …….. wind, went, swim

x …….. x-ray, ox, flex

y …….. yell, yes, yellow

z …….. zoo, zebra, buzz

sh …….. ship, shop, wish

ch …….. chop, chick, much

th …….. this, then, with (voiced th)

th …….. thin, thick, thimble (unvoiced th)

ng …….. song, bang, string

oo …….. look, room, foot (little oo)

oo …….. moon, spoon, shoot (long oo)

ar …….. art, arm, start

er …….. kerb, stern, sister

or …….. order, corn, storm

oi …….. oil, ointment, spoil

ou …….. out, cloud, found