– American English Pronunciation–

– ( Letter E:  Ef ) –


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The pronunciations are not Universal as there are many different dialects of the English language, both world-wide and throughout America. The pronunciations that are presented here are based upon a combination of both common usage and the most neutral accent used in The International Common Tongue.

 


Ef

 

Ea . Ec . Ed . Eg . Ei . El . Em . En . Ep . Eq . Er . Es . Et . Eu . Ev . Ex . Ey

 

Effect
– For this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced simply like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the second “e” is short, and the “c” is hard but is (often) stopped

/ə-FEH[K]-t//ə.ˈfɛ[k].t/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Effective
– For this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the second “e” is short, the “c” is hard but is (usually) stopped, the “i” is an i-schwa, and the final “e” is silent

/ə-FEH[K]-tihv//ə.ˈfɛ[k].tə(ɪ)v/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Effectively
– For this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the second “e” is short, the “c” is hard but is (often) stopped, the “i” is an i-schwa, the third “e” is silent, and for the “-ly” suffix – the final “y” is pronounced like the long letter “e” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue)

/ə-FEH[K]-tihv-lee//ə.ˈfɛk.tə(ɪ)v.liː/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Effectiveness
– For this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the second “e” is short, the “c” is hard but is (usually) stopped, for the “-ive” suffix – the “i” is an i-schwa, and the final “e” is silent (this is the standard pronunciation of this suffix in The Common Tongue), and and for the “-ness” suffix – the “e” turns into an i-schwa, and the “ss” combination is pronounced simply like the single letter “s” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue) & (this is the standard pronunciation of this suffix combination in The Common Tongue)

/ə-FEH[K]-tihv-nihs//ə.ˈfɛ[k].tə(ɪ)v.nə(ɪ)s/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Efficiency
– For this word, for this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the “i” is short, the “ci” combination is pronounced like the un-voiced “sh” combination, the “e” turns into an i-schwa, the second “c” is soft, and the final “y” is pronounced like the long letter “e”

/ə-FIH-shin-see//ə.ˈfɪ.ʃə(ɪ)n.siː/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Efficient
– For this word, the “E” turns into a true-schwa, the “ff” combination is pronounced simply like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the “i” is short, the “ci” combination is pronounced like the un-voiced “sh” combination, and for the “-ent” suffix – the “e” turns into an i-schwa, and the final “t” is (often) stopped (this is the standard pronunciation of this suffix in The Common Tongue)

/ə-FIH-shihn-[t]//ə.ˈfɪ.ʃə(ɪ)n.[t]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable and that the “t” ending (when not stopped) acts as a fourth syllable

 

Effort
– For this word, the “E” is short, the “ff” is pronounced simply like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), the “o” disappears, and the final “t” is (often) stopped

/EH-f’r-[t]//ˈɛ.fɚ.[t]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable and that the “t” ending (when not stopped) acts as a third syllable

 

Efforts
– For this word, the “E” is short, the “ff” is pronounced simply like the single letter “f” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue), and the “o” disappears

/EH-f’r-ts//ˈɛ.fɚ.ts/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable and that the “ts” ending acts as a third syllable

 

– ( American English Pronunciation – Letter E ) –


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