The Six Syllable Types: Closed Syllables

Closed Syllables are the most common type of syllable. Before you begin, students should understand the definition of a syllable: a word, or part of a word, made by one push of breath. Practice clapping the syllable, tapping the syllable, etc. Students should also...

The Six Syllable Types

These are six syllable types that make up the majority of words in English. They are: 1. Closed Syllables 2. Open Syllables 3. Vowel-Consonant-e Syllable 4. Consonant-le Syllable 5. R-Controlled Syllables 6. Vowel Teams What are the benefits in learning these six...