Pronunciation #22 - U

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Long U

  • half closed, pronounced with the mouth slightly rounded (similary to a french U which kind of transforms to a W) [ʉː]
  
ful
ugly
  
gul
yellow
  
hus
house

Short U

  • half open, pronounced with the mouth slightly rounded [ɵ]
  
full
drunk, full
  
guld
gold
  
hund
dog