– American English Pronunciation –
– ( Letter P: Pru-Pry ) –
An alphabetical pronunciation guide of The Common Tongue – a.k.a. – American English Pronunciation, containing the phonetic spellings of a vast selection of common and not-so-common words in the English language, with more added daily.
.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.
– For this word, the “u” is long, the “d” is a flap-d, 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)
– /PROO-dihn[t]/ – /ˈpru.ɾə(ɪ)n[t]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable –
– For this word, the “y” is pronounced like the long letter “i”
– /prai/ – /pɹaiː/ –
– ( American English Pronunciation – Letter P ) –