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Spelling -ED and -ING Words 3                              ANSWER KEY
VERBS ENDING IN -Y
Words ending in a vowel + y Words ending in a consonant + y
-ED  (NO SPECIAL CHANGES!)
ENJOY= enjoyed
PLAY = played
-ED CHANGE THE y TO i AND ADD ed
TRY= tried
REPLY = replied
-ING  (NO SPECIAL CHANGES!)
ENJOY= enjoying
PLAY = playing
-ING  (NO SPECIAL CHANGES!)
TRY= trying
REPLY = replying
Now it's your turn...
-ED
-ING
1) study 
** studied
 studying
2) carry
 ** carried
carrying 
3) enjoy
 enjoyed
 enjoying
4) play
 played
 playing
5) replay
 replayed
 replaying
6) reply
** replied
 replying
7) pray
 prayed
 praying
8) marry 
**  married
 marrying
9) employ
 employed
 employing
10) bury
**  buried
 burying
11) worry
**  worried
 worrying
12) buy
xxx (bought) xxx 
 buying
13) destroy
 destroyed
 destroying
14) fry
**  fried
 frying
15) decay
 decayed
 decaying
16) pry
**  pried
 prying
17) intensify
**  intensified
 intensifying
18) fly
 xxx (flew) xxx 
 flying
19) sully 
**  sullied
 sullying
20) hurry
**  hurried
 hurrying
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