eː – e.g. hair, bear

Listen to the audio file and repeat these words aloud.

hair/hare – h 
fare/fair – f
lair – l
bare/bear – b
tear – t
care – k
snare – sn
flare – fl
air – 
prayer – pr
dare – d
swear – sw
wear/where/we’re – w
rare – r
yeah – j

eː – Tongue Twisters

Practice phrases to read out loud:

  1. Where their prayers are rare.
  2. Yeah, I swear we’re nearly there.
  3. Tear the pair of square stairs over there.
  4. Where do the bears dare to scare hares?
  5. They waved their hair in the air as a dare.
  6. Claire‘s pair of bare hands were wearing knitwear.
  7. The rare hare carelessly caught his hair in the snare.
  8. Parents with kids in childcare care about their footwear.
  9. Their semitransparent grandparents are inherently errant.
  10. The bare-naked bear stared into his lair with despair at the pair of flares.