Syllable Examples

Eat
  • 1 syllable: eat
  • pronounced: eet
  • Listen:
Eating
  • 2 syllables: eat-ing
  • pronounced: eet-ing
  • Listen:
Take
  • 1 syllable: take
  • pronounced: tay-k
  • Listen:
Taking
  • 2 syllables: tak-ing
  • pronounced: tay-king
  • Listen:
Bio
  • 2 syllables: bi-o
  • pronounced: bi-oh
  • Listen:
Cake
  • 1 syllable: cake
  • pronounced: kay-k
  • Listen:
Cheese
  • 1 syllable: cheese
  • pronounced: chees
  • Listen:
Chicken
  • 2 syllables: chick-en
  • pronounced: chik-in
  • Listen:
Checked
  • 1 syllable: checked
  • pronounced: chek-d
  • Listen:
Batted
  • 2 syllables: bat-ted
  • pronounced: bat-ed
  • Listen:
Worrying
  • 3 syllables: wor-ry-ing
  • pronounced: wah-ree-ing
  • Listen:

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comes from Alpha & Beta.

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