1. Look at these sentences and fill in the blank:
He coughs a lot.
Last night he coughed all night long.
When you want to add the meaning “in the past” to a verb, usually you add the suffix _______.
2. The suffix -ed sometimes sounds like [d], sometimes like [id], and sometimes like [t]. Say each of the following words carefully and sort them into the three groups:
3. Sometimes the [t] at the end of a verb that has the meaning “in the past” is the suffix ______.
4. So far you have worked with three different spellings of [t]. They are ______, ______, and ______.
Word Scrambles. This Scrambles contains words that all contain the sound [t]. We have given you a start by filling in the three spellings of [t].