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short u

 

Read from left to right and go down the list:

us

bus
son
ton

fun

bun
love
glove

gruff

rough
tough
touch

chug

rug
does
was

sung

tounge
strung
young

drum

drunk
skunk
clunk

trump

slump
pump
hump

crumb

bum

strum

dumb

done

come
hum
some

junk

monk
flood
blood

trust

crust
Mum
Russ

u + l

bull

full
pull
mull

wool

wolf
dull
lull

Now you try it:

  1. Record your voice reading these words.
  2. Compare your pronunciation to mine.

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