The endings –tion, –sion, –ssion and –cian
There are different ways of spelling the shun sound –tion, –sion, –ssion, and –cian.
The most common way of spelling the shun sound is –tion. We use this when the root word ends in t or te.
For root words ending in –ss or –mit spell the shun sound –ssion.
If the root word ends in te like complete drop the final e and then add –ion
For root words ending in d or a consonant then se , spell the shun sound –sion. If the root word ends in d like extend, drop the d before adding –sion
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