voice exercise

We have a system, that we use to pronounce new words. All school children know the sounds and the alphabet.
 

a - apple , ago 
b - ball 
c - cat 
d - ______ 
e - egg 
f - family 
g - ______ 
h - hello 
i - ______ 
j - Jack 
k - ______ 
l- love 
m - ______

n - no 
o - on 
p - ______ 
q - ____________ same as "kw" 
r - rain 
s - sing 
t - Tom 
u - uncle ¹, put², usual³, fur?, pure 
v - victory 
w - ______ 
x - box, Xerox 
y - yes 
z - zebra, quiz

Extra sounds

?-e

we don't say the final e , but it changes the vowel before

can Þ cane, also ai Þ cain, ei Þ freight,

ten Þ scene, also ea Þ bean, ee Þ been, ey Þ money, ui?e Þ suite

fin Þ fine, also yÞ by, ighÞ fight,

con Þ cone, also au Þ Paul, aw Þ crawl, owÞ own sometimes !! e.g down

runÞ June, also ew - Jew, ui - suit, oo - soon, sometimes like "u" e.g. book

oi - oil, also oy - boy

ia - liar

c - acid

 
 

br - Brian 
bl - blue 
ch - church 
chr - Christian 
cr - criminal 
cl - clever 
dr - drive 
fr - from 
fl - flower 
gh =f - laugh 
gr - green 
gl - glass 
kn - Knife 
ng Þ sing 
ph =f - phone 
pl - play 
pr - president

ps - psycho 
sc - scum 
sch - school 
sk - skin 
sh - ship 
shr - shrimp 
sl - sleep 
sn - snow 
st - study 
str - street 
sw - sweet 
th Þ thin 
th Þ then 
thr Þ three 
tr Þ tree 
wh Þ where 
wr Þ write, wrap 
 

 

tion and sion = shun ..eg.. invention, television

 

 

Really Difficult

rough = ruff

borough = boor a

through = throo

plough = pl-ow

though = th - oe

There are many other exceptions ..........................