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Everyday Vocab

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Everyday Vocab

Build Your (Everyday) Vocab FactSumo has you covered! We inspire confidence through practice. And in this case, we’ll help you decide what to practice next…

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Bossy R and Zh – Phonics

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Bossy R and Zh – Phonics

Phonics: Bossy R and Zh we discussed Digraphs and Diphthongs in episode three. Before we move onto Bossy R and /zh/, let’s do a quick…

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Digraphs and Diphthongs – Phonics

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Digraphs and Diphthongs – Phonics

Phonics: Digraphs and Diphthongs Remember that phonics is just a fancy way to name the basic sound and spelling patterns of English. by March 8,…

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Consonants – Phonics

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Consonants – Phonics

Phonics: Consonants If you remember back to our last episode, we talked about vowels, which are found in every English word. Intro Hello! We here…

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Short and Long Vowels – Phonics

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Short and Long Vowels – Phonics

Phonics: Short and Long Vowels But just because they are easy to understand, doesn’t mean they aren’t important. As a refresher, the English vowels are:…

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Phonics Rules Overview

By Brendan Bense / April 11, 2019 / Comments Off on Phonics Rules Overview

The Four Groups of Phonics Every native English speaker learns these sounds, because they make up every word in the English language! Phonics can either…

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Greek & Latin Endings – Plural Rules

By Brendan Bense / April 10, 2019 / Comments Off on Greek & Latin Endings – Plural Rules

Greek & Latin Endings They are easy to spot because of how uncommon their base words are, and therefore implementing the formula is the easiest…

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Irregular Endings – Plural Rules

By Brendan Bense / April 10, 2019 / Comments Off on Irregular Endings – Plural Rules

Irregular Endings Why are Irregular Endings so difficult, you ask? Well, if you remember all the way back to our very first rule, recall that…

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No Change Endings – Plural Rules

By Brendan Bense / April 10, 2019 / Comments Off on No Change Endings – Plural Rules

No Change Endings The most obvious question is: if the ending doesn’t change at all, how do we know the word is plural? There is…

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F, FE Endings – Plural Rules

By Brendan Bense / April 10, 2019 / Comments Off on F, FE Endings – Plural Rules

F, FE Endings If we recall our first rule, remember that most regular nouns just add -s to make them plural. by March 8, 2019…

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