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1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading

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Author: B.A. Hathaway
Published: 1888
Language: English
Wordcount: 20,360 / 80 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 98.7
LoC Category: P
Downloads: 22,905
Added to site: 2005.02.26
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4. How many Elementary sounds do the vowels represent? Fifteen.

15. How many do the Consonants represent? Eighteen.

16. How many do the Combinations represent? Seven.

17. How many do the Diphthongs represent? Only one, as oi and oy only repeat sounds already represented by a and i.

18. How many sounds has A? Five.

19. What are they? Long, Short, Medial, Flat, and Broad.

20. How many sounds has E? Two.

21. What are they? Long and Short.

22. How many sounds has I? Two.

23. What are they? Long and Short.

24. How many sounds has O? Three.

25. What are they? Long, Short, and Slender.

26. How many sounds has U? Three.

27. What are they? Long, Short, and Medial.

28. How many sounds has B? One; as heard in the word babe.

29. How many sounds has C? None that may

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 3 from 1 reviews: ***
2013.05.08
ayikano
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Nice work, love it!!!!

But, i wished you explain more, not only to say the answer.
E.g;
20. How many sounds has E? Two.
21. What are they? Long and Short.
So, what are they and with example.

Thanks so much, for this great work.


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