-OUGH

Did you know there are 6 different ways to pronounce the word ending  -ough?!


/aʊ/  bough, plough (se pronuncia como el ‘ow’ en cow) 


/oʊ/  although, dough (se pronuncia como el ‘o’ en go)


/uː/   through (se pronuncia como el ‘oo’ en too)


/ɒf/   cough, trough (se pronuncia como off)


/ʌf/    rough, enough (se pronuncia como el ‘uff’ en puff)


/ə/     thorough, borough (se pronuncia como el ‘e’ en water)


Can you say this sentence?


A rough ploughman walked through the streets of Scarborough although he had a terrible cough and should have stayed at home.


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