2. slid Blend it! The polar bear slid down the icy slope.
3. whispered whisper + ed Molly whispered a secret to Whitney so no one else would hear.
4. raced race + ed The winning athlete raced to the finish line faster than anyone else.
5. scribbled scribble + ed Laura scribbled hearts across the top of her paper.
6. buried bury + ed It’s so fun being buried in the sand at the beach!
7. gently gent ly The girls touch their new baby brother gently.
8. serious ser i ous The driver knew it was time to get serious and concentrate before the race began.
9. giggled giggle + ed Holly giggled when she heard the funny story.