– American English Pronunciation –
– ( Letter U: Ug ) –
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 short, the “g” is hard, the “i” is pronounced like the long letter “e”, there is a phantom consonant letter “y” in-between the “i” and the “e” (this is a product of the transition from one sound to the next), and for the “-est” 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)
– /UH-glee-yihs-[t]/ – /ˈʌ.gliː.jə(ɪ)s.[t]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable –
– For this word, the “U” is short, the “g” is hard, and the final “y” is pronounced like the long letter “e”
– /UH-glee/ – /ˈʌ.gliː/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable –
– ( American English Pronunciation – Letter U ) –
Aa . Bb . Cc . Dd . Ee . Ff . Gg . Hh . Ii . Jj . Kk . Ll . Mm . Nn . Oo . Pp . Qq . Rr . Ss . Tt . Uu . Vv . Ww . Xx . Yy . Zz