It is generally believed that English is language of exceptions. For many, learning to spell and read is frustrating. For some, it is impossible...especially for the 29% of Americans who are functionally illiterate.
The Problem of English
The Literacy Crisis
Phonograms: The Building Blocks of Words
Consonants, Vowels, and Syllables: What They Are and Why They Matter
Foundational Consonant Rules
Foundational Vowel Rules
The Mystery of Silent Final E∆s Solved!
Words Ending in One Vowel and One Consonant
Adding Suffixes to Single Vowel Y Words
Adding Suffixes to Any Word
The Power of the Latin Spellings of /sh/
Decoding Past Tense Verbs
Forming Plural Nouns and Singular Verbs
Clearing Confusion about al- and Żful
The Final Spelling Rules
Overcoming Challenges: Creating an Auditory Picture
Efficient Spelling and Vocabulary Development
Putting It All Together
More about the Basic Phonograms
Sound to Spelling Reference
Adding a Suffix to Any Word
Common Prefixes and Suffixes
American, British, Canadian & Australian Spellings
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