Letter Sound Correspondence Chart Letters Key Word s Sounds a

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					                                       Letter-Sound Correspondence Chart

                   Letters                        Key Word(s)                   Sounds
                   a                              at                            /ă/
                                                  ape                           /ā/
                   b                              bat                           /b/
                   c                              cup                           /k/
                                                  city                          /s/
                   d                              dig                           /d/
                   e                              Ed                            /ĕ/
                                                  even                          /ē/
                   f                              fun                           /f/
                   g                              gum                           /g/
                                                  gem                           /j/
                   h                              ham                           /h/
                   i                              in                            /ĭ/
                                                  ice                           /ī/
                   j                              jet                           /j/
                   k                              kit                           /k/
                   l                              lip                           /l/
                   m                              mat                           /m/
                   n                              nose                          /n/
                   o                              off                           /ŏ/
                                                  open                          /ō/
                   p                              pit                           /p/
                   q                              quick                         /kw/
                   r                              red                           /r/
                   s                              set                           /s/
                   t                              tip                           /t/
                   u                              up                            /ŭ/
                                                  mute                          /ū/
                   v                              vest                          /v/
                   w                              wet                           /w/
                   x                              fox                           /ks/
                   y                              yet                           /y/
                                                  by                            /ī/
                                                  sandy                         /ē/
                   z                              zipper                        /z/
                   sh                             shop                          /sh/
                   ch                             chip                          /ch/
                   wh                             where                         /wh/
                   th                             think                         /th/ (voiceless)
                   th                             there                         /th/ (voiced)
                   er,                            her                           /er/
                   ir,                            girl
                   ur                             turn
                   ar                             arm                           /ar/
                   or                             short                         /or/
Note: This chart was created as a tool to assist teachers with their pronunciation of letter-sound correspondences. It is a
sampling of commonly occurring patterns.
                                       Letter-Sound Correspondence Chart


               Letters                       Key Word(s)                          Sounds
               ai,                           pail                                 /ā/
               ay                            say
               oa                            coat                                 /ō/
               oe                            doe                                  /ō/
               ee                            feet                                 /ē/
               ew                            few                                  /yoo/
                                             stew                                 /oo/
                                             sew                                  /ō/
               oi,                           coil                                 /oi/
               oy                            toy
               au,                           sauce                                /au/
               aw                            paw
               ou                            sound                                /ou/
                                             dough                                /ō/
                                             you                                  /oo/
               ow                            snow                                 /ō/
                                             cow                                  /ow/
               ea                            seat                                 /ē/
                                             great                                /ā/
                                             spread                               /ĕ/
               ey                            key                                  /ē/
               ie                            tie                                  /ī/
                                             chief                                /ē/
               ue                            true                                 /oo/
                                             barbecue                             /ū/
               ei                            vein                                 /ā/
                                             ceiling                              /ē/
               oo                            food                                 /oo/
                                             took                                 /oo/
               igh                           night                                /ī/
               eigh                          weigh                                /ā/
               eu                            feud                                 /yoo/
               ui                            fruit                                /oo/




Note: This chart was created as a tool to assist teachers with their pronunciation of letter-sound correspondences. It is a
sampling of commonly occurring patterns.