wonder word: purple Sunday, April 25, 2021 by Eva Easton 2 Comments R is the king of consonants. It can make vowels disappear.In this video, you can learn the secret of the word purple. Now it’s your turn.The Secret of Purple 1. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-pur.mp3Where is your tongue when you say: pur-? in the front of your mouth at the back of your mouth 2. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-flower.mp3This is a popular purple flower. lilac amethyst 3. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-royalty.mp3The color purple is associated with _________ . intelligence royalty 4. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-prose.mp3What is purple prose? when we use too many fancy words that don't add meaning to our writing when we write a long article or story 5. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-ple.mp3Where is your tongue when you say: -ple? at the back of your mouth in the front of your mouth 6. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-plum.mp3Why are plums one of my favorite purple fruits? because I like the color purple because they taste good inside plum dumplings 7. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-pur-ple.mp3What does your tongue do when you say: pur-ple? It moves from the front to the back of my mouth. It moves from the back to the front of my mouth. 8. https://www.evaeaston.com/wp-content/uploads/purple-heart.mp3Who established the Purple Heart award for U.S. military who are wounded or die in the line of duty? George Washington Abraham Lincoln Time is Up! Time's up The Secret of R: 1-syllable wordsunstressed r = /ɚ/ (part 1)unstressed r = /ɚ/ (part 2)consonant clustersdisappearing vowelsmy classroom worksheets at the bottom of this page Tell your friends. Share this lesson.