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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PHONIC

Their greatest contribution to education is the phonic method of spelling.

How was a glyphic comparison of the phonic symbols of both languages made in substantiation of the oral comparison?

Economy of utterance has had to do with the phonic constitution of words; economy of thought has developed the sentence.

Meaning does not adhere to the phonic presentation of thought, while it does to signs.

As far as possible let the words for phonic drill be those that will occur in the new reading lessons.

Enliven the phonic drills occasionally by originating little rhymes, using the words of the series to be reviewed.

These phonic drills will deal largely with the new words that occur in the daily reading lessons.

All the different phases of the phonic, word, and sentence method should be woven together by a skilful teacher.

WORD ORIGIN

"pertaining to sound," 1793, from Greek phone "voice" (see fame (n.)) + -ic.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PHONIC

auricular

adjectiveperceived by hearing
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