Category Archives: pronounciation

how to say it??

# the first letter is silent

wh : is sometimes pronunced /h-/

as in: who, whole,etc..

wr : is sometimes pronunced /r-/

as in: write, wrist,etc…

kn : is sometimes pronunced /n-/

as in: know, knife,etc…

ps : is sometimes pronunced /s-/

as in: psychology,etc…

pn : is sometimes pronunced /n-/

as in: pneumonia,etc..

# the second letter is silent

wh : is sometimes pronunced /w-/

as in: which, whet, etc…

gu : is sometimes pronunced /g-/

as in: guess, guest,etc…

gh : is sometimes pronunced /g-/

as in: ghost, etc…

bu : is sometimes pronunced /b-/

as in: build, burn, etc…

# the first two letters have a special sound

ph : is sometimes pronunced /f-/

as in: photography, etc…

qu : is sometimes pronunced /kw-/

as in: question, etc…

ch : is sometimes pronunced /k-/

as in: chaos, chourse,etc… Continue reading