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How to make “sk”: The sounds “s” and “k” make up this consonant blend. Begin by forcing the air through the groove made by your elevated tongue, and end with your tongue in the back in your mouth.
Practice these words. 1. ski 2. sky 3. school 4. skate 5. skip 6. scotch 7. skit 8. scat 9. scum 10. scuba
Practice these sentences. 1. I like to ski in the winter. 2. Look at the beautiful blue sky. 3. My son loves school. 4. I just learned how to ice skate. 5. The little girls like to skip. 6. He doesn’t like the taste of scotch. 7. Anne and her friends put on a skit for the school play. 8. The loud noise made the cat scat. 9. I stepped on the pond scum. 10. Could you get my scuba gear?
Practice this paragraph. Physical exercise is important and should be a part of everyone’s life. Children like to skip, skate, play hop scotch, and run during their free time at school. Some adults tend to participate in more dangerous sports, like scuba diving, sky diving, and skiing. Others enjoy safer activities, such as jogging, walking, and golf. This doesn’t mean that they are chicken, but only that they don’t enjoy taking risks.