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CONSONANTS

IPA

Examples

 p

pen, spin, tip

b

 but, web

 t

 two, sting, bet

 d

 do, daddy, odd

t͡ʃ

chair, nature, teach

 d͡ʒ

gin, joy, edge

 k

 cat, kill, skin, queen, unique, thick

 g

 go, get, beg

 f

 fool, enough, leaf, offphoto

 v

voice, have, of

 θ

 thing, teeth
 

ð

this, breathe, father

s

see, city, pass

z

zoo, rose

 ʃ

she, sure, session, emotion, leash

ʒ

genre, pleasure, beige, equation, seizure

 h

 ham, hue

 m

man, ham

 n

 no, tin

ŋ

 ringer, sing, finger, drink

 l

 left, bell, sable, please

 r

 run, very, probably

w

 we, queen

 j

 yes, nyala

VOWELS

IPA

Examples

 ʌ

run, won, flood

 ʊ

 put, hood

 

 through, you

æ

 lad, bad, cat

 ɑː

father

 ɒ

off, loss, cloth, long, dog, chocolate

 ɔː

law, caught, all, halt, talk

 ə

about

 ɪ

 sit

 

 see, meat

 ɛ

 bed

 oʊ

 no, toe, soap
 

 date, day, pain

 ɜ

 bird, burn, earth, herd

 

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