se as in please

Used after a non-“short” vowel or a consonant, except in plurals.

blouse

braise

browse

bruise

cause

cheese

choose

clause

cleanse

cruise

dowse

drowse

ease

grease

house

lose

noise

pause

please

poise

praise

raise

rouse

tease

advertise

appease

applause

appraise

because

disease

displease

espouse

malaise

mayonnaise

menopause

turquoise

 

2 thoughts on “se as in please

    1. alison Post author

      Hi Safia, yes, I will be reviewing my lists in the coming fortnight and seeing how I can improve them, and adding morpheme-based lists so that my site is more helpful re word-building.

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