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lexical set (key word)examples in Mr. Tickle passage
KIT

it, in, his, Mister Tickle, enormous, did, kitchen, biscuit tin, window, dishes, pretty, children singing, sitting, pictures, quickly, anything, until, whistled, middle, little, didn't, if, ticklish, think, consider

DRESS

very, bed, stretched, felt, bedroom, kept, desks, anything, went, then, head, fell, letters, any, already, yourself, well

TRAP

having, that, sat, back, (as), blackboard, scratched, apples, Mr Stamp, stand, perhaps

STRUT

sunny, other, must, funny, up, hungry, cupboard, upstairs, munched, somebody, another, sudden, jumped, (but), (until), chuckling, just, puddle

LOT

on, long, what, washed, along, somebody, stop, shop, doctor, dropped

CLOTH

off, across, crossroads

FOOT

wood, took, looked, cooked, looking, could, stood, couldn't, butcher, pushes

FLEECE

asleep, he, dream, been, reached, teacher, see, policeman, greengrocer, neatly, even, people, creeping

BATH

past, fast, laugh, after, path, classroom, chance

PALM

half, rather, can’t

START

arms, garden, started, armchair

NORTH

warm, morning, extraordinary, enormous, door, blackboard, corner

THOUGHT

small, yawn, brought, walking, all, drawing, paused, already

NURSE

girls, turned, first

GOOSE

bedroom, through, soon, school, classroom, duty, who, you, room, new, truly

FACE

eight, made, later, day, came, (again), they, way

GOAT

woke, so, know, opened, window, open, over, crossroads, greengrocer, postman, home, those

GOAL

rolled, old

PRICE

like, writing, right

PRIZE

side, eyes, wide, inside, smiled, piling, idea

MOUTH

house, out, loud, down, sounded, round, shouting, town

CHOICE

boys, noisily, pointless

NEAR

hear, cheered, nearest, idea

SQUARE

stairs, their, air, armchair, beware

CURE

sure, poor, (yourself)

happY

sunny, very, funny, extraordinary, hungry, somebody, pretty, quickly, noisily, duty, neatly, already, truly

lettER

rather, other, Mister Tickle, cupboard, later, after, another, corner, teacher, greengrocer, over, backwards, doctor, butcher, letters, consider

commA

idea

horsES

dishes, pushes

wastED

sounded, started

talkING

walking, looking, singing, sitting, drawing, writing, shouting, chuckling, piling, creeping

one etc.

one

because

because

longEST, chickEN, servICE, mallET, villAGE, massIVE etc.

kitchen, biscuit, nearest

CONtinue, COMputer etc.

consider

EMployment, ENcourage, EXciting etc.

extraordinary

privATE, problEM, toilET, hopeLESS, kindNESS etc.

pointless

featureexamples in Mr. Tickle passage
T

it was, Mister tickle, it made him laugh out loud, that woke him up, sat up, felt hungry, what he did, reached out one, into, took out a biscuit, brought it back, munched his biscuit and looked out of the window, later, set off, pretty, sitting, writing, went right into the teacher, started shouting, went off into the nearest town, duty, neatly, little, letters, that extraordinary long arm

H

half, house, hungry, hear, head, home

R

rather, dream, very, hungry, reached, brought, across, pretty, classroom, writing, crossroads, greengrocer, rolled, already, room

TH

the, other, that, through, another, their, anything, then, think, this

L

small, Mr Tickle, felt, children, girls, all, tickled, smiled, whistled, middle, apples, rolled, little, old, puddle, people, already, yourself

NG

having a dream, long arms, walking along, singing, sitting at their desks, anything, piling apples, creeping up

K

Mr Tickle, woke him up, took out a biscuit, back upstairs, walking, looking, chuckling, think

P

asleep, woke him up, sat up in bed, opened, open, stop it, creeping

WH

what, whistled

linking R

the boys and girls were all sitting, jumped in the air and turned round, tickled the teacher until he started shouting, over and over again, the doctor and the butcher and even old Mr Stamp, if you are in any way ticklish, the door of this room

intrusive R

drawing, the idea of all those people

syllabic consonant

sudden, middle, little, puddle, couldn't, didn't

yod

do you know, duty, new