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vowel
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
vowel /'vauəl/
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    • (ngôn ngữ học) nguyên âm
Concise Dictionary
vowels'vaʊəl
noun
+a speech sound made with the vocal tract open
+a letter of the alphabet standing for a spoken vowel

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun (phonetics)
1 a speech sound in which the mouth is open and the tongue is not touching the top of the mouth, the teeth, etc., for example / a: , e, {o}:
/ :
vowel sounds + Each language has a different vowel system.

2 a letter that represents a vowel sound. In English the vowels are a, e, i, o, and u.
Compare: CONSONANT
See also - DIPHTHONG
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

long, short | open | neutral
This neutral vowel is known as ‘schwa’.
| weak | broad, flat | final | accented, stressed | unaccented, unstressed

VERB + VOWEL

begin with, contain, end in/with

VOWEL + NOUN

sound | system



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