6th Grade Spelling List #6
Week of: October 24th
A suffix is an ending added to a word that changes how the word is used.
If the letter before the final y is a vowel, do not change the y when you add a suffix.
If the letter before a final y is a consonant, change the y to i before you add any suffix
The y never changes before ing.
spray + ed = sprayed
reply + ed = replied
holiday + s = holidays
apology + es = apologies