an alphabet containing a separate character for each distinguishable speech sound.
What is Phonetic Spelling?
Spelling is how we put words together, but what is phonetic spelling? An alternate way to create words? Well, yes!
Who Wrote The Alphabet Song?
Whether you learned your ABCs while hanging out with the gang from Sesame Street, from someone in your family, or you were schooled in everything from A to Z in kindergarten, you probably learned the alphabet with the help of the alphabet song ...
Origin of phonetic alphabet
First recorded in 1860–65
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a list of the words used in communications to represent the letters of the alphabet, as in E for Echo, T for Tango
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