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Digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er' 2

In this worksheet, students will practise spelling words containing the digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er'.

'Digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er' 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:  Distinguish Different Spellings of Same Sound

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

These words have the same sound but different spellings.

church

girl

 

In this worksheet you will practise spelling words that use digraphs 'ur' and 'ir'.

 

 

summer

 

The digraph 'er' also sounds the same as 'ur' and 'ir', but is usually found at the end of words.

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Pick the correct spelling.

hert

hirt

hurt

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Pick the correct spelling.

shirt

shurt

shert

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Pick the correct spelling.

berst

burst

birst

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Pick the correct spelling.

turn

tern

tirn

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Type the word below.

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 Type the word below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

  • Question 1

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Pick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
hurt
  • Question 2

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Pick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
shirt
  • Question 3

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Pick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
burst
  • Question 4

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Pick the correct spelling.

CORRECT ANSWER
turn
  • Question 5

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Type the word below.

CORRECT ANSWER
bird
  • Question 6

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 Type the word below.

CORRECT ANSWER
under
  • Question 7

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
The dog was first.
The dog was first
  • Question 8

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
A tree in winter.
A tree in winter
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