ra, zay



This is a new sound for English speakers.
If you know Spanish, this is the sound made by a letter 'r' in Spanish.
This is different to the sound of an English 'r', it is pronounced with the tongue further forward, just behind the teeth.

This is how the letter looks in words


You know this sound from..

The sound made by 'z' in the English word 'zoo'

This is how the letter looks in words

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1. Recognise ra and zay in words

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2. Read words containing ra and zay

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