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silent letters

the English love of ’silent letters’.These are letters which you use when you write a word ,but not when you say it.

A

let’s start with the letters A .That’s pronounced redi and not re-ady.other examples

speak-spik

bread-bred

deaf-def

B

from a to b.If I owe someone money,then I have debt.This is not pronounced debt,but det other example:

doubt-davt

comb-keum

eat-it

C

fortunately there aren’t many example of the silent ’c’.

muscles-mysl

D

there are many examples of the silent ’d’.wednesday the pronuciation is not wed-nes-day but/ wenzdei.

you do,use a handdkerchief:but that’s and not handker.

would you like  a sandwich? that’s and not ’sandwich.E

the letter e is probably the worst silent letter in english.let me give you an example:give  this is pronounced giv and not giv-e .the e is often silent at the end of a words for example:

dead-ded

alive-e’laiv

Martes, 17 de Mayo de 2011 11:18. Autor: gabriel herrera polo #. ENGLISH CULTURE

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