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french_alphabet - Letters that end in an-ee sound in...

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The French Alphabet A ah like the a in cat B bay C say D day E uh like the u in fur F ef like the English G zhay the sound is like the soft j in measure H ash I ee like the i in machine J zhee the sound is like the soft j in measure K kah like the ca in cat L el like the English M em like the English N en like the English O oh like the o in soft P pay Q koo R air S ess like the English T tay U There is no English equivalent to the u sound. Round you lips as if to say "O" and try to say "eee" V vay W doo-bla vay X eeks Y ee grek Z zed Song A, B, C, D, E, F, G H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z Voilà l'alphabet français, Voilà l'alphabet français !
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The alphabet You may well have to spell out your name and perhaps your address in French. Here is the alphabet and the way it is pronounced:
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Unformatted text preview: Letters that end in an -ee sound in English end in an -ay sound in French: b c d p t v Letters that start with an 'e' sound, like English 's', are virtually identical in French: f l m n s The vowels are short sounds: a e i o u For g and j swap the English pronunciation around: j g The remaining letters are: h- pronounced ash k- pronounced like the ca in cat q- pronounced coo r - pronounced air w- pronounced doo-bla vay x- pronounced eeks y- pronounced ee grec z- pronounced zed When giving an email or website address the conventions are: @ arobase . point / oblique So: un.abonné@enterprise.fr www.bbc.co.uk...
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