Phonetics English consonants /dʒ/ /j/

/dʒ/ for job

  • Words with this sound can come with:
    • J like in the word jam /dʒæm/
    • g like in magic /ˈmædʒik/
    • dg like in judge /dʒʌdʒ/
    • dj like in adjective /ˈædʒektɪv/


/j/ for yes

  • The spelling of this sound is:
    • y like in the word yes /jes/
    • i like in onion /ˈʌnjən/
    • u like in pupil /’pjʋː pəl/
    • ue like in argue /ˈɑːɡjʊː /
    • ew like in new /njʋː /

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