Pronunciation


(A a) is pronounced like a in father.
(B b) is pronounced like b in bed.
(V v) is pronounced like v in very.
(G g)is pronounced like g in good.
(D d) is pronounced like d in day.
(DJ dj) is pronounced like j in joy.
(E e) is pronounced like e in men.
(ZZ zz) is pronounced like su in lesure.
(Z z) is pronounced like z in zoo.
(I i) is pronounced like i in h e.
(J j) is pronounced like y in you.
(K k) is pronounced like k in kind.
(L l) is pronounced like l in look.
(LJ lj) is pronounced like lj in million.
(M m) is pronounced like m in moon.
(N n) is pronounced like n in not.
(NJ nj) is pronounced like nj in onion.
(O o) is pronounced like oo in door.
(P p) is pronounced like p in pen.
(R r) is pronounced like r in room.
(S s) is pronounced like s in son.
(T t) is pronounced like t in top.
(CH ch) is pronounced like ch in check.
(U u) is pronounced like u in rule.
(F f) is pronounced like f in fish.
(H h) is pronounced like h in his.
(C c) is pronounced like ts in lots.
(CC cc) is pronounced like ch in chalk.
(DZ DZ) is pronounced like j in joy.
(SH sh) is pronounced like sh in she.

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