Are your little ones trying to talk a lot? Then you must enrich their fluency with a large vocabulary.
As parents, we all want to help our kids learn and develop a large vocabulary. The perfect method to learn new words is to explore them, know their meaning, play with them, etc.
So, we are here to help you with some interesting three-letter words that start with the fourth letter….D.
List of 3 Letter Words Starting With D
|day||the time from one midnight to the next|
|dag||an eccentric person|
|dab||to press against something lightly|
|dam||a barrier created to hold back water|
|dap||Fish by letting the fly bob lightly on water|
|dew||Tiny water drops that form on cool surfaces at night|
|den||A wild animal’s hidden home|
|dot||A small round mark|
|dog||A domesticated mammal with a long snout|
|dom||A dominant personality|
|dob||A female deer|
|dub||Dress with strands of wool|
|dun||A dull grayish brown color|
|due||What is owed to one|
|did||To do something in the past|
|dip||Put something into liquid, shortly|
|die||to pass away|
|dig||Move earth with a tool|
|din||An unpleasant and loud noise|
|div||short for division|
|dim||A light or thing that does not shines brightly|
|dry||Free from moisture|
|dex||An order or factor of ten|
Now, it will be an amazing experience to learn some acronyms that start with the letter D, isn’t it?
Kids often come across a few common and interesting acronyms that may attract their interest. So, let’s discuss some of them.
List Of Three-Word Acronyms Starting With D
|DAM||Diploma in Ayurvedic Medicine|
|DAP||Development Action Plan|
|DAT||Departmental Admission Test|
|DBS||Department of Banking Supervision|
|DCA||Department of Company Affairs|
|DCC||District Congress Committee|
|DCB||Demand Collection and Balance|
|DDM||Dividend Discount Method|
|DDS||Data Dissemination Standards|
|DEO||District Educational Officer|
|DFA||Diploma in Financial Accounting|
|DGM||Deputy General Manager|
|DID||Discharge of Internal Debt|
|DLI||Deposit Linked Insurance|
|DMA||Direct Memory Access|
|DOB||Date of Birth|
|DPI||Director of Public Instructions|
|DPS||Dividend Per Share|
|DPT||Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus (vaccine)|
|DSB||Digital Satellite Broadcasting|
|DTH||Direct to Home|
|DVD||Digital Versatile Disk/ Digital Video Disk|
|DVR||Digital Video Recorder|
|DOS||Disk Operating System|
Activities With 3 Letter Words Starting With D
You can easily teach many interesting and useful new words to your kids, but all your efforts will not attain success unless your kid gets the scope to utilize those new words at the right place.
Now, you won’t be able to force those little things to go on reading books….or writing down all the new words they come across.
The most effective solution is to engage those little ones in playful activities that will help them to learn new things by making them focused and interested.
So, let us talk about some interesting word activities that will assist your child in practicing and using the newly learned words in the perfect way.
1. Word Matching Game
You can enjoy this game with your kids with the help of Flash Cards. In fact, to play this game, you will need two sets of cards, one having some interesting pictures and the other will have three-letter words written on them.
You may use the three-letter words, such as dad, dog, den, dew, dot, dip, dig, day, dam, etc., and get the cards that carry these words. Then, you can show your kid how to read the cards and match them with the respective words.
Moreover, you may even show your child how to do the matching and then instruct them to follow you in the next step.
2. Fill In The Blanks Activity
Another simple way to teach your kids some three-letters words is to conduct a fill-in-the-blank activity.
With this activity, your children will learn some new words that will be of immense help in their future studies.
3. Word Puzzles
You can easily play this game with your tiny tots because there are various types of word puzzles that will definitely make your kids happy.
The most interesting and easiest way is to play this by using scrabble tiles and telling your kids to take their time in unscrambling them. While playing this fun game, your kids can easily learn and even remember some new three-letter words.
You can draw all of the letters on the pavement at first and then shout out a word, like a dog. The children will have to find out and stand on each letter of the word to complete the game.
The opposite process can also be quite fun and interesting. Your child will have to step on three letters, and then you will need to pronounce the word created by your children.
4. Name Game
Another very interesting yet really simple activity. You can easily strengthen the vocabulary of your kids just by playing this fun game with them.
When you are trying to teach your little prince and princesses some new three-letter words, it will be best to use three-letter words for this interesting and fun game. In this, you will have to mention something and your child will have to answer that.
You can even play this game in turns, for example, once you will ask the question and your little one will have to answer them and then just the opposite. This will help your children to be more interested in learning new words while having great fun.
Q: What do you call your father?
Q: What do we call something that is free from moisture?
Q: What will you call a female deer?
Q: What is the other word for color?
Q: What will we call a wild animal’s hidden home?
Hope all our ideas will help you in your journey of providing some interesting and meaningful knowledge to your little kids. Stay with us for some additional ideas.
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