Spelling words in Maths

    Here are some words that you'll come across in
    Maths lessons. 
    Using the chart as a guide, try to memorize all of them. 
    Look back at exercises mem1 and mem2 before you start.
     
    Look back at exercises mem1 and mem2 before you start.
     
    WORD SYLLABLES DIFFICULT BITS
    addition add-i-tion remember -dd-
    approximately ap-prox-i-mate-ly  -pp-
    average a-ver-age -age  unclear vowel sound
    calculate cal-cu-late
    centimetre cent-i-me-tre
    circumference cir-cum-fer-ence begins like circle
    co-ordinate co-ord-i-nate remember hyphen: o-o
    diameter di-a-me-ter ending:  -ter (not tre)
    digit dig-it  -g- for the j sound
    equilateral e-qui-lat-er-al don't leave out 2nd -e 
    estimate es-tim-ate
    fraction frac-tion  
    guess one syllable only don't forget silent -u-
    horizontal ho-riz-on-tal -tal   (not tle)
    isosceles i-sos-ce-les -sc-   -les
    measure mea-sure mea- tricky vowel sound

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