cian – where words end in c; common in occupations. ciansionssiontionother musicianexplosionmissiondirectionocean
sion – where the base word ends in d/de or s/se (e.g. explode, confuse). ciansionssiontionother musicianexplosionmissiondirectionocean
ssion – clear soft sh sound. ciansionssiontionother musicianexplosionmissiondirectionocean
tion – the most common ending. ciansionssiontionother musicianexplosionmissiondirectionocean
There are, of course, usually exceptions to the Rule like ocean, Russian and Asian. ciansionssiontionother musicianexplosionmissiondirectionocean
physician extension profession mission fiction Venetian optician session Ocean magician confusion percussion direction Asian politician exclusion mansion fraction discussion attention collision Russian electrician transfusion oppression proportion infusion passion reduction explosion Draw a grid in your book and place the following words in the correct columns. Be careful that you spell them correctly! ciansionssiontionother
Use your knowledge of the shun sounding suffix to add that sound to these words. collide – collision discuss - ???? reduce - ???? exclude - ???? magic - ????
Use your knowledge of the shun sounding suffix to add that sound to these words. collide – collision discuss - discussion reduce - reduction exclude - exclusion magic - magician