In English, there are five letters which always represent a vowel when written: a, e, i, o, and u. Y and w can also be used to represent vowels.
In phonetics, a vowel is a sound in spoken language, such as an English "ah!" /
ɑː/ or "oh!" /oʊ/. There are two competing definitions of a vowel. In the more ....
Aug 19, 2014 ... Actually, English has at least 14 different vowel sounds and, ... of a vowel; even if
a language has no written alphabet, it still has vowels.
Aug 23, 2012 ... A question that I get now and then is whether W is ever a vowel. At first, I .... Y is
often used to represent a vowel in English words. Symmetry ...
A vowel is a letter of the alphabet (a, e, i, o, u, and sometimes y) that represents a
... (Charles Laurence Barber, The English Language: A Historical Introduction.
The English vowels are A, E, I, O, U, and sometimes Y. Each of these can be
pronounced at least three ways: as a long sound, as a short sound, and as a
This table shows English vowel sounds with IPA symbols ( International Phonetic
Alphabet ) and standard symbols (std). The words in parentheses represent the ...
Apr 22, 2014 ... You already know that vowels in the English alphabet are a, e, i, o, u, and ...
There aren't any words in the English language that have all five ...
Jul 18, 2014 ... English Language Club ... that we use in English, there are 5 vowel letters, but in
the pronunciation of English there are many vowel sounds.
Pronunciation chart of English vowels and vowel combinations, with transcription
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