9.10: Lesson Ten Created by: CK-12 Basic Speller Teacher Materials Teacher 05-Lesson 1-24 Edit Review Was this helpful? Submit Review Skip Review Cancel Read Resources Details Test One Words Analysis 1. loser = <o> Free base + suffix = los + er 2. collected Prefix + Bound base + suffix = co + l + lect + ed 3. through = <ou> 4. looser = <oo> Free base + suffix = loos + er 5. rumors = 6. chooses = <oo> Free base + suffix = co + l + ledge 7. chewy = <ew> Free base + suffix = chew + y 8. connecting Prefix + bound base + suffix = co + n + nect + ing 9. shoes = <o> Free base + suffix = shoe + s 10. compelling Prefix + bound base + suffix = com + pel + l + ing Teaching Notes. 1 and 4. These near-homophones can be tricky. The students should see that the suffix -er in loser means “one that does,” while the -er in looser means “more.” 3. It is important that the students see that the diacritic <gh> is not part of the spelling of . It is part of the context in which this <ou> spelling occurs. Image Attributions Description No description available here... Authors: CK12 Editor Categories: English spelling Grades: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 Date Created: Feb 23, 2012 Last Modified: Apr 29, 2014 You can only attach files to None which belong to you If you would like to associate files with this None, please make a copy first.