[ fuh-nee-muh-sahyz, foh- ]
/ fəˈni məˌsaɪz, foʊ- /
verb (used with object), pho·ne·mi·cized, pho·ne·mi·ciz·ing.
to transcribe into phonemic symbols.
to analyze (a word, the sound structure of a language, etc.) by establishing its phonemes.
What Is Phonetic Spelling?Spelling is how we put words together, but what is phonetic spelling? An alternate way to create words? Well, yes!
How To Use Common Punctuation MarksA discussion of each mark follows, in alphabetical order by name of mark. Also includes how to divide words; use of numerals/numbers; possessives; and common errors in punctuation. Apostrophe (‘) is used to indicate possession, contractions, and plurals. Possession: The possessive form of singular nouns ends in ‘s, including nouns ending in s, x, z, ch, or sh. For example: a dog’s life, a lass’s smile. The apostrophe …
Also especially British, pho·ne·mi·cise.
Related formspho·ne·mi·ci·za·tion, noun
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