– American English Pronunciation –
– ( Letter M: My ) –
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 words added daily.
.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.
– /mai/ – /maiː/ –
– 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 –
– /mai-SEHL-f/ – /maiː.ˈsɛl.f/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable –
– 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 –
– /MIH-st’r-ee/ – /ˈmɪ.stɚ.iː/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable –
– /mih-th/ – /mɪ.th/ – Notice that the “th” ending acts as a second syllable –
– /mih-ths/ – /mɪ.ths/ – Notice also that the “ths” ending acts as a second syllable –
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