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KEY TO PRONUNCIATION

When the pronunciation is self-evident the titles are not respelled; when by mere division and accentuation it can be shown sufficiently clearly the titles have been divided into syllables, and the accented syllables indicated.

a as in sofa o as in not iu      as in duration
ä ” ” arm ö ” ” n oor c = k   ” ” cat
a ” ” at u ” ” full ch      ” ” church
ɑ̄ ” ” fare ū ” ” rule cw = qu as in queen
e ” ” pen11In accented syllables only; in unaccented syllables it approximates the sound of e in over. U ” ” but dh (th)   ” ” the
ê ” ” fate Ū ” ” burn f       ” ” fancy
i  ” ” tin ai ” ” pine g (hard)  ” ”   go
î  ” ” machine au “ ” out H      ” ”   loch (Scotch)
o ” ” obey ei ” ” oil hw (wh) ” ” why
ō ” ” no iū ” ” few j       ” ” jaw
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