What are some words with ough in them?
Words That Contain OUGH
How many different ways can you pronounce ough?
eight different ways
The spelling “ough” can be pronounced eight different ways in English. Don’t panic, there aren’t many words, and some of them are so arcane I usually don’t bother teaching them.
How do you teach ough words?
Everyone writes ough in one box saying ‘oo’ the whole time they’re writing. If they need to use two boxes, underline the four letters to remember it’s one sound. When you get to ‘tough’, the ou and gh will be in separate boxes. Then write out the whole word, saying the sounds as you write.
What sough means?
Definition of sough intransitive verb. : to make a moaning or sighing sound.
What are some ore words?
10-letter words that end in ore
How do you pronounce the word ough?
‘ough’ can be pronounced as [ʌf] in rough, /aʊ/ in plough/u:/ in through, /oʊ/ in though, /ɔː/ in thought, /ə/ – in thorough /ˈθʌr. ə/, /ɒf/ in cough, /ʌp/ in hiccough and /ɒk/ in lough.
In which words ough is pronounced differently?
List of pronunciations
|/aʊ/||bough, doughty, drought, plough, slough (see below), Slough, sough|
|/oʊ/||although, dough, furlough, though|
|/ɔː/||bought, brought, dreadnought, fought, nought, ought, sought, thought, wrought|
Is there a spelling rule for ough?
(check and correct) Spelling tip: ‘ough’ can make the final sound ‘uff’ or ‘off’. Spelling tip: ‘ough’ can also make the final sound ‘ow’ or ‘owe’ (long ‘o’ sound). Spelling tip: ‘ough’ can also make the sound ‘or’ when followed by ‘t’.
In which of the following words ough is pronounced differently?
The letters ‘ough’ can be pronounced 9 different ways in English. ‘ough’ can be pronounced as [ʌf] in rough, /aʊ/ in plough/u:/ in through, /oʊ/ in though, /ɔː/ in thought, /ə/ – in thorough /ˈθʌr. ə/, /ɒf/ in cough, /ʌp/ in hiccough and /ɒk/ in lough. See more examples in a full list of words with ‘ough’ below.
What is a sough drain?
A sough (pronounced /saʊ/ or /sʌf/) is an underground channel for draining water out of a mine. Ideally the bottom of the mine would be higher than the outlet, but where the mine sump is lower, water must be pumped up to the sough.
What are words ending with ore?
What are 5 words that end in ough?
grough drough ynough shough swough brough 5-letter words that end in ough tough rough cough dough lough bough sough hough gough See also: 2-letter words Words that end in z Words that start with h Words that start with q Words that start with s Words that start with f Words that end in bough Words that end in cough Words that end in dough
How many 14 letter words contain Ough?
14 letter words containing ough 1 foreth ough tful 2 dr ough tinesses 3 thor ough basses 4 thor ough braces 5 thor ough nesses 6 th ough tfulness 7 thor ough stitch 8 wellingbor ough 9 middlesbor ough 10 l ough brickland
How many words have ough in Scrabble?
Close Words containing ough Found 617 words containing ough. Browse our Scrabble Word Finder, Words With Friends cheat dictionary, and WordHubword solver to find words that contain ough. Or use our Unscramble word solverto find your best possible play!
What is the difference between a bough and a dough?
A bough is a firm branch of a tree. To cough means to push air from the lungs in a quick, noisy explosion. A dough is a thick, malleable substance made by mixing flour with other ingredients such as water, eggs, and/or butter, that is made into a particular form and then baked.