Classifying words according to their vowel sounds
These exercises can help students not to make pronunciation mistakes induced by the spelling.
In some of the exercises there are a lot of words but don’t be frightened – they’re quite quick to do.
Click on the image to see a larger version. It gives you the answers so only do it if you’re really lost.
If you’d like to do this as a classroom exercise, see this article which includes downloadable handouts for students: Classifying English Vowel Sounds.