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spelling consonants

phoneme

spelling examples

/p/

pill, spill, rip, supper, hopper, shepherd, pneumonia, psychology, ripe                                                               

/b/

Bob, rub, rubber, robber, doubt, comb, lamb, robe             

/m/

mat, campus, sum, summer, come

/D/

this, that, these, those, father, weather, baths, mouths, bathe

  /T/   ether, thunder, bath, thrift, mouth, author

/f/

force, surf, suffer, sheriff, photograph, pharmacy, rough,    wife, safe

/v/

view, seven, Stephen, valve, wives, saves

/t/

to, take, time, instead, plateau, pat, mutt, putt,  Thomas, plate, state,  looked 

/D/

writer butter rider, ladder, sudden

/d/

door, rid, ride, slide, loved, played

/s/

see, insight, looks, seeps, message, pass, century, percent, race, receive, deceive, scent, science, schism,  waltz, box 

/z/

zone, dizzy, buzz, fuzz, pays, loans, dissolves, toes, does, rose,  cloze, xylophone, exit, execute

/n/

nun, sent, run,  penny, sunny

/l/

light, low, law, plenty, kneel, peel, allow, fellow, fall, calm, salmon, walk, role                                                  

/r/

red, scream, very, soar, merry, marry, colonel, fear, fair, for, fur

/S/

she, sugar, mission, pressure, show, fish, machine, schist, conscience,  anxious, vicious, nation, motion

/Z/

treasure, measure, pleasure, azure, bijoux, rouge, mirage, vision

/tS/

church, chime,  train

/dZ/

just, judge, giant, magic, gym, gyroscope, generous, gem, manage, mirage

/j/

yeast, yea!,  yacht, yogurt, use, you, young, youth

/k/

kill, cat, mix, tax, quilt, quiet, quit, khaki, chorus, pick, sick,  know, knife   

/g/

gag, bag, beggar, bigger, ghost,  gnome, gnaw, Gnostic,

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finger, anger, hunger, thing, sing

/w/

west, aware, swell, guava, suave, quiet, choir, saw

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when, which, what, where, why, who, whom

/h/

house, history, his, her

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