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sidebar. This week we are looking for words beginning with X.
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Now, x sounds like "ks" inside of a word!
So every time you see an x, this is how it's heard—
excite, exceed, extreme, extent,
explore, explode—that's excellent!
Now, when you see an x at the end of a word,
the sound of "ks" will still be heard,
as in six, fix, ax, and mix, flex, fox, wax, and ox.
X shaped wall anchors
Now, x is a crossing, and x marks the spot!
If you want to know some more, this is what I've got: