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BeFunky_null_2.jpgStudents are content to sleep in tents to be independent at music festivals.

It’s apparent you have to be confident and independent to make a cent.

His accent is excellent for a non-resident.

 

 

manor-168121_1280I reside here; this is my residence; I’m the resident.

 

 

 

Write sentences, draw pictures or use photos, and think of memory tricks for these patterns  


bent
absorbent

cent
accent
adjacent
complacent
crescent
recent
per cent (percent – American)
decent – decency
innocent – innocence
convalescent – convalescence
scent
translucent

dent
accident
incident – incidence
confident – confidence
evident – evidence
independent – independence
resident – residence
student
correspondent – correspondence
decadent – decadence
president

gent
intelligent – intelligence
detergent
urgent

-ient
ancient
client
patient – patience
convenient – convenience
inconvenient – inconvenience
deficient
efficient – efficiency
inefficient
sufficient / insufficient
obedient – obedience
proficient
disobedient
science
– conscience
– experience

lent
silent – silence
excellent – excellence
prevalent – prevalence
succulent – succulence
talent
turbulent – turbulence
violent – violence

rent
parent
current – currency
apparent
different – difference
coherent – coherence
transparent
interference
– reference
– conference

 
sent
absent – absence
consent
present – presence
resent

tent
content
discontent
competent – competence
persistent – persistence
– sentence

-nent
permanent – permanence
component
continent
prominent – prominence

vent
event
prevent
solvent
convent
invent

-quent
frequent – frequency
eloquent

ent or ence exercise

Type in the right word from the list above

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