ir as in bird

birch

bird

birth

chirp

Dirk

dirt

fir

firm

first

firth

flirt

girl

girth

irk

mirth

quirk

shirk

shirt

sir

skirt

squirm

squirt

stir

swirl

third

thirst

twirl

affirm

astir

awhirl

bellbird

bestir

birches

birdbath

birdcage

birdseed

birthday

bluebird

chirper

chirping

chirpy

circle

circlet

circuit

circus

confirm

cowgirl

dirndl

dirty

firkin

firmer

firmly

firstly

flirted

flirting

flirty

girded

girder

girdle

girlhood

girlie

hirsute

infirm

jaybird

mirthful

nirvana

outskirts

quirky

rebirth

shirty

sirloin

skirmish

skirted

smirking

snowbird

songbird

squirmy

squirted

swirly

thirdly

thirsty

thirteen

thirty

twirling

twirly

virgin

virtue

whirly

zircon

 

2 thoughts on “ir as in bird

    1. alison Post author

      Yes, this is a possible spelling activity, I haven’t tried it myself and it would probably be hard for strugglers, but maybe fine for mainstream learners.

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