e – e.g. head, net

Listen to the audio file and repeat these words aloud.

head – hed
led/lead – led
met – met 
kept – kept 
leapt – lept 
neck – nek 
let – let 
pet – pet 
wet – wet 
set – set 
vet – vet 
bet – bet 
fret – fret 
debt – det 
net – net 
peg – peg 
jet – ʤet 
peck – pek 
red/read – red

ɛ – Tongue Twisters

Practice phrases to read out loud:

  1. The threat of a wet peg.
  2. Let the bird peck the vet in the neck.
  3. Fred never met Ed and kept it secret.
  4. She bet the red jet would get wrecked.
  5. I stepped in a net and caught my neck.
  6. The lead ahead will cause bloodshed to spread.
  7. He let me get some reps in on the next doorstep.
  8. Check the deck for high-tech pegs set on a thread.
  9. I bet the next reptile accepts the wet red bread instead.
  10. We crept in and swept the floor except the inept and unkept steps.