Pronunciation #10 - I

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The long I

  • is very closed
  • uses the phonetic letter [iː]
  • exists in English, e.g. bee [biː]
  
bil
car
  
vit
white

The short I

  • is closed
  • uses the phonetic letter [ɪ]
  • exists, e.g. lift [lɪft]
  
hiss
lift, elevator
  
sill
herring