What are examples of short a?

Short “A” Words

What things start with a short a?

Letter A Word Bank:
  • alligator.
  • ant.
  • apple.
  • astronaut.
  • aunt.

What are short a?

The short a /æ/ sounds like (short a). It’s the vowel sound in the word cat /k æ t/.

Is the word said a short a?

The words says and said are pronounced with a short e sound.

What are 50 words that start with A?

What are the 5 sounds of a?

Sounds of letter ‘a’
  • Sound 1 – ‘a’ as in apple – short vowel sound – æ (IPA) ă (AHD) …
  • Sound 2 – ‘a’ as in snake – long vowel sound – eɪ (IPA) ā (AHD) …
  • Sound 3 – ‘a’ as in father – broad sound – ɑː (IPA) ä (AHD) …
  • Sound 4 – ‘a’ as in ball – o sound – ɔː (IPA) ô (AHD) …
  • Sound 5 – ‘a’ as in many – e sound – ɛ (IPA) ĕ (AHD)

What is short a and long a?

Long Vowels include ā (as in rain), ē (beat), ī (wine), ō (go), and ū (fuse). Short Vowels include a (as in fat), e (as in rest), i (as in win), o (as in cot), u (as in cup).

How do you teach short a?

Teach the short A words in the common patterns, such as -at, -ad, -an, -am, -at word families. Start with a one word family first (we recommend the following order: -at, -am, -ap, -an, and -ad) and break the words by their family. That means, instead of breaking c-a-t or ca-t, split the word by family: c-at.

What is a 5 letter word that starts with I?

Some of the 5-letter words starting with ‘i’ are image, items, itchy, ideas, etc.

What is a 7 letter word starting with A?

7-letter words starting with A