Spelfabet

Learning the building blocks of words - sounds, their spellings, and word parts

Usually from Latin. Often base words end in d e.g. apprehend-apprehension

mansion

pension

tension

ascension

compulsion

convulsion

dimension

dissension

distension

emulsion

expansion

extension

expulsion

pretension

propulsion

repulsion

revulsion

suspension

apprehension

comprehension

condescension

controversial

hypertension

hypotension

misapprehension