– American English Pronunciation –

– ( Letter M:  My ) –


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The pronunciations are not Universal as there are many different dialects of The English Language — both world-wide, and through-out 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.

 


My

 

Ma . Me . Mi . Mo . Mp . Mr . Ms . Mu

 

 

My
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the long letter “i”

/mai//maiː/

 

Myriad
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the long letter “e”, the “i” is pronounced like the long letter “e”, the “a” turns into an i-schwa, and the final “d” is a flap-d but is (often) stopped

/MEER-ee-ih[d]//ˈmiːɹ.iː.ə(ɪ)[ɾ]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable

 

Myself (My-Self)
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the long letter “i”, and the “e” is short

/mai-SEHL-f//maiː.ˈsɛl.f/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Mysterious
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the short letter “i”, the “e” is long, the “i” is pronounced like the long letter “e”, and for the “-ous” suffix – the “ou” combination turns into an i-schwa (this is
the standard pronunciation of this suffix in The Common Tongue)

/mih-STEER-ee-ihs//mɪ.ˈstiːɹ.iː.ə(ɪ)s/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable

 

Mystery
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the short letter “i”, the “e” disappears, and the final “y” is pronounced like the long letter “e”

/MIH-st’r-ee//ˈmɪ.stɚ.iː/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable

 

Myth
– For this word, the “y” is pronounce like the short letter “i”, and the “th” combination is un-voiced

/mih-th//mɪ.th/ – Notice that the “th” ending acts as a second syllable

 

Myths
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the short letter “i”, and the “th” combination is un-voiced

/mih-ths//mɪ.ths/ – Notice also that the “ths” ending acts as a second syllable

 

– ( American English PronunciationLetter M ) –


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