Download an informal screening tool for all blends here.

Initial l blends

bl – blow, blue, black, blender, block, blank, blink, blood, bloom, blinds, blade, blast, blanket , blazer, bless, blush, bloke, blimp, blare, bleach, bluff, blunt, blurry, blame, blonde, 

fl – flower, flag, fly, flat, flip, flea, flop, flat, flap, flaw, flan, flick, floor, flash, flood, float, flame, flour, flock, flush, flick, flyer, flute, flask, fluff, floss, flake, flight, floppy, flavour, fleece, fluke, flutter, flannel, flicker, flipper, flitter, flaunt

kl – cloud, climb, clown, click, clock, clap, club, claw, class, clip, clue, clay, clear, cliff, close, clam, clean, click, clop, cling, clump, cloak, clutch, clever, clover, clumsy, clothes, cleaner, clarinet, clipboard, classroom, 

pl – plan, play, plug, plum, place, plate, play, plant, plait, plane, plank, plastic, play dough, plot, plus, pliers, planet, plenty, player, plunger, plough, pleat, plumber, playdate, platform, 

gl -glue, glass, glad, glow, glitter, glum, glide, glider, globe, glossy, gluten, glands, gloves, glasses, gloss, glasshouse

Medial l blends

pl – aeroplane, fireplace, stapler, display, multiply

bl – goblin, cablecar, nibbling

fl – butterfly, cauliflower, dragonfly, cornflakes, sunflower, reflector, inflate, leaflets, snowflake

gl – igloo, piglet, English, juggling, hang-glider, sunglasses, superglue, ugly, light globe

kl – duckling, cycling, o’clock, necklace, prickly, hairclip, eclipse, eclair, cyclops

lk – calculator, volcano, falcon, balcony, welcome, velcro, oilcan

Final l blends

lp – help, gulp, pulp, yelp, scalp, alp

ld – bald, cold, gold, old, world, child, shield, build, old

lt – quilt, melt, salt, bolt, belt, built, spilt, adult,

lf – elf, wolf, golf, shelf, myself

lm – film

lb – bulb

lk – milk, sulk, elk, bulk, hulk, silk,

lth – wealth, health, filth,

1. Initial l blends – bl, cl, fl, gl, pl, 

Have a look at the Sample Sheet below for initial ‘bl’ words. 

2. Medial l blends – bl, cl, fl, gl, pl, lk

3. Final L blends – lp, ld, lt, lf, lm. lb, lk, lth