Valera y Alcalá Galiano
[ bah-le-rah ee ahl-kah-lah gah-lyah-naw ]
/ bɑˈlɛ rɑ i ˌɑl kɑˈlɑ gɑˈlyɑ nɔ /
Juan [hwahn] /ʰwɑn/, 1824–1905, Spanish novelist, critic, diplomat, and statesman.
Why Are A, E, I, O, U, And Y Called “Vowels”?In elementary school, we all learned the vowels of the English language: A, E, I, O, U and sometimes Y. But, what makes a vowel a vowel?
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