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knock

Which Means:

To hit with something heavy, or bang with your fist.

As In:

Image The runner knocked every hurdle down as he tried to jump over them.

Heads Up!

Even though the K at the beginning of the word is silent, the C in the CK at the end is, too.

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kneel

Which Means:

To crouch down on your knees.

As In:

Image The man kneeled down to ask his girlfriend to marry him.

Heads Up!

Not only does this word have a silent K, its past tense can either be 'knelt' or 'kneeled.'

 
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