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Dutch Sounds

Dutch Sounds

Standard Dutch has about 40 different phonemes. The Dutch sound inventory is therefore medium and consists of consonants, semi-vowels, vowels and diphthongs. The most hardest thing of Dutch pronunciation are the vowels. These are different than in English. Down here I've listed a table with sounds as closely related as possible to English.     example+meaning similar sound in English ... Read More »