Say /a/ as in hat, animal, answer, ask, apple, am and alligator.
Say /b/ as in bat, boy, big, book, back, and brown.
Say /c/ as in cat, car, call, carry, clean and cold.
Say /d/ as in dot, down, day, different, drink and draw.
Say /e/ as in bell, every, egg, empty, end and elephant.
Say /f/ as in fat, family, fox, feet, fish, fruit and frog.
Say /g/ as in got, good, girl, give, grow and great.
Say /h/ as in hat, hand, help, her, him, and house.
Say /i/ as in it, ill, insect, Indian and itch.
Say /j/ as in just, jump and jungle.
Say /k/ as in keep, kind, kiwi, kite and kitten.
Say /l/ as in laugh, light, long, look and learn.
Say /m/ as in mouse, mountain, men, miss, mile and mother.
Say /n/ as in number, night, name, new, no and nine.
Say /o/ as in off, often, otter, olive and octopus.
Say /p/ as in paper, picture, please, play and pretty.
Say /q/ as in question, quick, queen, quack and quilt.
Say /r/ as in river, run, right, read and red.
Say /s/ as in sea, sing, state, stop amd school.
Say /t/ as in talk, time, try, two and tree.
Say /u/ as in us, up, under, upon and umbrella.
Say /v/ as in very, voice, vote, volleyball and vase.
Say /w/ as in word, water, why, walk and watch.
Say /x/ as in fox, six, mix and box
Say /y/ as in you, year, young, yes and yellow.
Say /z/ as in zoo, zebra, zipper, zoom and zone.
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