Linking Pattern #2
vowel sound + secret /y/ or /w/ + vowel sound
In this lesson, we’re going to learn about secret /y/ and /w/.
A vowel sound at the end of a word always ends in /y/ or /w/.
Listen to the ending sound /y/ in these words:
Listen to the ending sound /w/:
We use the Prator & Robinett Transcription System.
They are happy.
The yare happy.
We are happy.
We yare happy.
I am happy.
I yam happy.
Go across the bridge.
Go wacross the bridge.