Y is for…


Youngsters yell, “Yellow!” on sports day.

Yesterday youths yodelled.

Yeast is necessary in a bakery and a brewery.

You may have a yen for yoghurt or yearn for it.

Yugoslavia is now many younger countries.

Y yields to ie in plurals.

When I was young I made up a name for the Sugar Puffs bear.  It was “Yarryvoo”.  The judges did not choose it for the bear, but I was a runner up and received a prize.

Yuri Gagarin was the first man in space.

A yeti usually yomps.

A yard may be tens of yards wide.

Yams and yuccas yield fruit.

Yo-yos are toys.

Yachtsmen yaw and yawn.

Jerusalem is often pronounced as if it began with Y.  Many important events in the Bible took place there.

YAHWEH or Jehovah is one of the names of God.

Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do you say I am?”  Peter replied, “You are the Christ, the son of the living God.”  Matthew 16:15-16