Syllable: syl·la·ble - [sil-uh-buh l] - /ˈsɪl ə bəl/
1. An uninterrupted segment of speech consisting of a vowel sound, a diphthong, or a syllabic consonant, with or without preceding or following consonant sounds:
“Eye,” “sty,” “act,” and “should” are English words of one syllable. “Eyelet,” “stifle,” “enact,” and “shouldn't” are two-syllable words.
2. One or more written letters or characters representing more or less exactly such an element of speech.
3. The slightest portion or amount of speech or writing; the least mention:
Do not breathe a syllable of all this.
Syllables Worksheet Set 1 of 6
Each syllables set consists of:
1 teachersheet (with ANSWER KEY)
Total Pages: 3 (Instant Download)
On the worksheet, students sort words into the correct columns according to their number of syllables.
Each gamesheet can be used to play 3 different games (Maze, Snap! and Pelmanism).
The teachersheet gives instructions and answers.
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