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phoneme
American English: /ˈfoʊnim/
British English: /ˈfəʊniːm/

Translation of phoneme in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • They can distinguish between any two sounds which represent distinct phonemes in any of the world's languages.
    • Whereas the five classic vowel letters match the five vowel phonemes of a language like Spanish, they are insufficient to distinguish the much larger number of vowel phonemes of English.
    • He was able to complete items requiring deletion of syllables and initial phonemes but had difficulty with items requiring deletion of final phonemes or phonemes within a word.
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