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Digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er' 3

In this worksheet, students will practise spelling words containing the digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er' by typing these words from dictation.

'Digraphs 'ur', 'ir' and 'er' 3' 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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Type the sentence below. Remember a full stop to finish.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

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Type the sentence below.

  • Question 1

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Type the sentence below. Remember a full stop to finish.

CORRECT ANSWER
The dog won first prize.
  • Question 2

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
This shirt is hanging up.
  • Question 3

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
The balloon burst with a bang!
The balloon burst with a bang.
  • Question 4

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
Round-abouts turn round and round.
Roundabouts turn round and round.
  • Question 5

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
This is a male blackbird.
  • Question 6

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
The swimmer dived under the water.
  • Question 7

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
The boy's head hurt.
  • Question 8

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Type the sentence below.

CORRECT ANSWER
Trees lose their leaves in winter.
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