prime, mine, time, wine, nice, imbibe, tide, wife, pile, mime, mile, wipe, wire, wise, cite, alive.
In general, almost all words ending in "e" end in a silent "e".
"i" is also /ai/ in the following:
light, might, night, fight; sigh, high.
In words ending in the following, it's /i/
ia, ib, ic, id, ig, im, in, ip, is, it, ix.
That's just a few rules.
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