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14.3 Spelling: Changes Before an Added Ending

Application 6
Instructions

Click on the "sentence" button next to each number and a sentence will pop up with certain words in ALL CAPS. Change the form of these words as indicated in each section. Simply double-click the words you are asked to change and rewrite them. Sometimes the -y will change to i and sometimes it won't. You might be asked to change more than one word in a sentence.

Change the verbs below to simple past (all verbs in these sentences will end in -ed).

Example: We BURY all our weather-beaten flags.
We buried all our weather-beaten flags.

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Change the verbs below to simple present (all verbs in these sentences will end in -s or -es).
Example: He IS RELYING on your discretion.
He relies on your discretion.

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