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Spelling: i or y? 3

In this worksheet, students will identify which words use i or y to spell the long i sound.

'Spelling: i or y? 3' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 4 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:   Spelling Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Press the button to listen to the sound.


This sound (phoneme) can be spelt in different ways.

We are going to look at two different graphemes that can make this sound:

i y



Look at these words – which spelling is correct?






The right spelling is cycle.

In this activity, you need to decide which grapheme is needed to spell each word correctly.

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