What was that word?
(the word for tree) up into its parts, taking it
out of the square syllable boxes
so we can figure out how it's pronounced:
This word is pronounced na-mu
Pretty easy, isn't it? It's a simple application of the rules for
- A syllable begins with a consonant.
- A syllable has at least one consonant and one vowel.
- Each syllable gets written in a square box.
On the next page are the rules for writing syllables into a square box.