– American English Pronunciation –

– ( Letter O:  Ol ) –

[su_dropcap style=”flat”]A[/su_dropcap]n 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.


[su_dropcap style=”flat”]T[/su_dropcap]he 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.




Ob . Oc . Od . Oe . Of . Oh . Oi . Ok . Om . On . Op . Or . Ot . Ou . Ov . Ow . Ox



– For this word, the “O” is long, and the final “d” is a flap-d, but is (often) stopped

/ohl[d]/ – /ol[ɾ]/


– For this word, the “O” is long, the “e” is long, the “a” is short, the “g” is soft, the “i” is an i-schwa, 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)

/oh-lee-æ-dʒih-nihs//o.liː.ˈæ.dʒə(ɪ).nə(ɪ)s/ – Notice also that the stress is on the third syllable


– ( American English PronunciationLetter O ) –


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