Long & Short Vowels: Sounds & Word Examples


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Which of the following is a way that long vowel sounds are made in a word?

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1. Which of the following is NOT an example of a word with a long vowel sound?

2. Which of the following words has more than one long vowel sound?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Our experts created a short, focused quiz for you to test your understanding about types of vowel sounds. See for yourself if you need to know more. You will look at how well you know rules regarding vowel sounds, examining a number of examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz will check your understanding of the following:

  • Ways that long vowel sounds are made in a word
  • Examples of long and short vowel sounds
  • Vowel sound recognition in words with multiple syllables
  • True vs untrue statements about long vowel sounds

Skills Practiced

Show your skills at:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can review information regarding spellings that dictate long vowel sounds and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding vowel sound types
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify vowel sound characteristics

Additional Learning

You can find out more about vowel sounds by looking over the lesson called Long & Short Vowels: Sounds & Word Examples. You will be reviewing:

  • The definition of a vowel
  • Similarities and differences between long and short vowels
  • How vowels are special letters of the alphabet