The 1 Minute

Pronunciation Guide

Quick & Simple RESPELLING

Use DASHES to separate syllables and UPPERCASE to display accents.

EXAMPLE: PUH-blihk uh-DREHSS uh-NOWN-sur

Vowels

aghbat
ahfather, rot, stop
airbear, marry
arfarther
awlaw
ayday
eebeat, happy
ehbet, prestige
earnear, mere
ewcute, beauty, cure
eyecry, high, buy, bite, bide
ihbit, historic, trip
irehire, perspire
ohboat, know, close
oircoir (rare)
ooboot, you, influence
orhorse, poor, moral
owbout, vow, flour
oychoice, boy
uhago, the, but
urbird, fur, hurry
uubook

Use DASHES to separate syllables and UPPERCASE to display accents.

EXAMPLE: PUH-blihk uh-DREHSS uh-NOWN-sur

Consonants

bbuy
chchurch, nature
ddye, ladder
ffight
ghgo, guess, guitar
hhigh
jjive, edge
kkite, sky, lock
khloch, chanukah, ich
llie, sly,
mmy, man
nnight, known, runner
ngring, singer
ng-gfinger
nksink, thank
ppie, spy
rrye, try
ssigh
ssice, tense
shshy, push
ttie, sty, latter
ththigh, this, thy
vvie
wwye, water, why
yyou, yes, yuck
zzoo, zebra
zhmeasure, leisure

Use DASHES to separate syllables and UPPERCASE to display accents.

EXAMPLE: PUH-blihk uh-DREHSS uh-NOWN-sur