Word Sorts

Date:

Word Sort

long igh VCV
short i CVC
long i CVCe
y=long i VC
oddball

night
quick
quite
shy
live

high
quit
write
why


flight

fine
cry


sight

twice
fly


right


sky


fight


try


might





bright





sigh





long igh makes a long i so that's how i know that heading.
short i is a word that has a short i sound.
a word that has a e at the end make a long i sound for this exsaple.
y at the end somtime makes a long i sound
live is a oddball because it has the sound of short i but it has a e at the end so it should be a long i but it isn't. also it's a homafon
Explanation of Sort:


Speed Sort


Time #1: 32 sec
Time #2: 25 sec
Time #3: 22 sec


Origin/Parts of Speech


Word
Origin
Part of Speech

live
middle english
verb

try
middle english
verb, noun

sky
middle english
verb, noun

fly
middle english
verb, noun

cry
middle english
verb.noun

why
middle english
noun, adverb

shy
middle english
adjective,noun

quit
latin
adjective noun

quick
latin
noun,adverb
adjective

sigh
midde english
noun,verb

bright
middle english
adverb,adjective noun

might
middle english
noun verb

flight
middle english
noun verb

right
latin
noun,verb,adverb,adjective

sight
old english
verb,noun

fight
middle english
noun,verb

high
middle english
adverb.adjective,noun

night
middle english
adjective,noun

fine
old french
noun,verb,adverb,adjective

write
old english
verb

quite
middle english
adverb