Spelling colours

Different colour pencils

Listen to the spelling of the colours and do the exercises. If you don't know the colours in English, do this vocabulary exercise first.


Do the preparation exercise before you listen. Then do the other exercises to check your understanding.


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Number 1: R-E-D

Number 2: Y-E-L-L-O-W

Number 3: G-R-E-E-N

Number 4: B-L-U-E

Number 5: B-L-A-C-K

Number 6: B-R-O-W-N

Number 7: W-H-I-T-E

Number 8: P-I-N-K

Number 9: P-U-R-P-L-E

Number 10: O-R-A-N-G-E


What's your favourite colour? Why?

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Submitted by rafaelyeshua on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 15:18

my favorite colour is the red, it means anger and fury and the war, it's the colour of the blood, i like the human body, it's the colour of the best videogames character
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Submitted by weasley on Wed, 10/28/2020 - 16:44

my favorite colour is black and blood red .

Submitted by Winky on Fri, 05/14/2021 - 16:33

You like them dark colors I like those colors too because this colors look good on me

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Submitted by Winky on Fri, 05/14/2021 - 17:43

that means that you like dark colors, me too because this colors look like on me

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Submitted by hermione123 on Wed, 05/19/2021 - 06:28

blood red... hmmm.... that maybe means you're a true gryffindor, weasley! sorry, my brain keeps thinking about harry potter :)

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Submitted by Luna on Fri, 08/21/2020 - 09:00

My favorite colors are black, white, grey, dark blue, blue, white blue l like them because they beatiful
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Submitted by Xuka on Sun, 08/16/2020 - 20:38

I am crazy about the color orange. It evokes strong emotion, radiates warmth, and energy. My belongings have a lot of orange stuff from clothes, shoes, hats, school supplies, phone cases ... and so on. My dad promised me that he would buy me an orange Vespa motorbike if I could get into an economics university. I will try my best!
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Submitted by IANPAUL on Tue, 07/21/2020 - 17:50

My favorite colors are blue, purple, white, black, and green
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Submitted by Sherry4869 on Thu, 05/14/2020 - 14:13

My favourite colour is sky blue, pink, blue, red colour.Because Sky Blue is the colour of sky. Pink is the colour of my favourite flower. Blue is the colour of the sea. Red is the colour of the rose. It is the symbol of beauty , purity, affection and love.
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Submitted by DIGIOTANIMES on Tue, 05/05/2020 - 17:19

my favorite color is the one to give by mixing the color yellow and orange because I discovered it by chance and I found it very nice

Submitted by _16lx on Tue, 03/31/2020 - 18:56

my fav color is ' pink' cuz its so cute and beautiful
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Submitted by empty on Tue, 07/16/2019 - 08:33

What's your favorite colour? Why? My favorite colours are black and red . By the way , the computer that I'm using right now is black and red and I love it ! ♥♥ ^

Submitted by levansonqs on Tue, 06/25/2019 - 14:12

my favorive color is green. because it color of tree. it color of the life

Submitted by Thu on Sat, 06/22/2019 - 10:39

I like any colour, which beautiful. Like the rainbow colour, the galaxy colour, the colour of the cherry,... Why? Because it makes me feel comfortable, maybe because it has harmonic. Oh, and I hate blue because I have a friend like blue, and he is so so so dark, he was disgusting, filthy, indifferent, ungainly, grumpy, ridiculous, ignorant, his consciousness was narrow. Just he, not you. : )

Submitted by hermione123 on Wed, 05/19/2021 - 06:32

i thought blue means calm and intelligence according to color science

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Submitted by Shashi on Thu, 05/09/2019 - 02:55

I favorite colors is Pink, Red and Purple. It colors is dark colors.
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Submitted by khanhlinh92004 on Sat, 08/11/2018 - 07:41

I like red, it likes FIRE.

Submitted by UrbaezEdith on Fri, 07/13/2018 - 11:34

My favorite color it’s purpple but, i like so much the black. Black blend with anything’

Submitted by sphinx on Mon, 03/12/2018 - 14:59

Usually my favorite colour is blue because it reminds me the sea. Also, i like to wear clothes depending on my humor of the day. However, with that cold weather i prefer hot colours like yellow, orange and red.

Submitted by kublaikhan on Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:01

I like all color but white and red are different for me.

Submitted by Joaosiqueira on Wed, 02/14/2018 - 22:04

I like light blue, dark blue and red but I don't like gray. My favorite color is light blue.

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