Different Sounds of Letter Y
Let’s dive into the world of ‘Y’ and discover the wonders of the magical sounds it makes!
We have learnt Y as consonant so far. Like in yellow, yak. Here letter y is in the beginning of the spelling.
And when Y is in the middle of the spelling it takes the sound of short i . Like gym, symbol, crystal.
Do you know that ‘Y’ can make other two more super cool sounds? It can sound like a long ‘I’ and a long ‘E’ at the end of the spelling.
Y as Long ‘I’ – In one syllable word Y says long I
My kite can fly high in the sky.
I spy a sly little fly.
Y as Long ‘E’ – In two syllable word Y says long E
The bunny is so speedy and can hop easily.
It’s so breezy and pleasingly easy.
Hooray for ‘Y’ and its amazing sounds! So, next time you spot ‘Y’ in a word, give it a little applause for its impressive ability to wear different sounds and celebrate the awesome sounds it can make.