short a

 

right arrow  Read left to right and go down the list:

bat

mat
tap
lap

flap

slap
app
crap

track

stack
last
fast

crass

task
bask
mask

fad

dad
glad
lads

abs

flab
grab
stab

laugh

craft
scratch
latch

grasp

clasp
task
crash

flash

trash
crack
whack

Tad

Jan
Anne
Rand

Now you try it:

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

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