– American English Pronunciation –

– ( Letter U:  Ur ) –


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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.

Ur

 

Ub . Uf . Ug . Uk . Ul . Um . Una-Unm . Unn-Unz . Up . Us . Ut

Urban
– For this word, the “U” disappears, and the “a” turns into an i-schwa

/’R-bihn//ˈɚ.bə(ɪ)n/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable

 

Urchins
– For this word, the “U” disappears, the “i” is an i-schwa, and the final “s” is pronounced almost like the letter “z”

/‘R-chihn-z//ˈɚ.tʃə(ɪ)n.z/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable

 

Urge
– For this word, the “U” disappears, the “g” is soft, and the final “e” is silent

/‘R-dʒ//ˈɚ.dʒ/ – Notice also that the soft “g” ending acts as a second syllable

 

Urgent
– For this word, the “U” disappears, the “g” is soft, the “e” turns into an i-schwa, and the final “t” is (often) stopped

/’R-dʒ’n-[t]//ˈɚ.dʒə(ɪ)n.[t]/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable and that the “t” ending (when not stopped) acts as a third syllable

 

– ( American English Pronunciation – Letter U ) –


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