posted by Andrew .
if a letter has a line on it does it mean its a long or short
if you are talking about a vowel (a,e,i,o or u), a line over a vowel means the vowel is a long sounding vowel.
IT is a short vowel.
I need help which one of these is a short vowels fond,swift,beast,slept,fleet,staff,flute,grasp,thigh,dew,bunk,fade,dwell,strike,praise,slight,split,claim,sway,mild,clue,slope,boast,stole,stroll,cruise,mood,crush,youth,thrown