vowelboadpic.gif (2122 bytes)

a.gif (1977 bytes)
spkr.gif (282 bytes)

    Click on the speaker to listen to the sound and practice the vowel.  Some of these sylables have meaning but some do not.  The purpose of this chart is to help you to pronounce the vowels correctly.

Vowel Pronounced with the First Series Consonant

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

Vowel Pronounced with the Second Series Consonant

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

កា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

គា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ចា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ជា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ឆា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ឈា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ណា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

នា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

តា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ទា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

ឡា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

លា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

សា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

មា

spkr.gif (282 bytes)

Practice this vowel with the words provide below.

 

cuppic.gif (10240 bytes)
  + 
កា Metal cup spkr.gif (282 bytes)

 

fry.gif (9660 bytes)
  + 
ឆា To fry spkr.gif (282 bytes)

 

 

message.gif (2131 bytes)

 

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សារ Message spkr.gif (282 bytes)

 

wpe3.jpg (2215 bytes)
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លា Donkey spkr.gif (282 bytes)

 

duck.gif (7170 bytes)
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ទា Duck spkr.gif (282 bytes)

Note:

bulletIn a two or more syllable words,
bulletIf the consonant  at the first syllable is in the first series, the vowel must follow the first series of consonant and the second syllable have to follow the same pattern as the first syllable.
bulletIf the consonant at the first syllable is in the second series, the vowel must follow the second series of consonant. The second syllable have to follow the same pattern as the first syllable.

 

school1.jpg (17899 bytes)
  +  +  +
សាលា School spkr.gif (282 bytes)

 

soldier.jpg (9028 bytes)
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ទាហាន Soldier spkr.gif (282 bytes)

Note:

bulletThe consonant   will change the form when it is used with vowel.
   +  arrow.gif (616 bytes)    + បា

 

rice.gif (24583 bytes)
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បាយ Rice spkr.gif (282 bytes)