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MODES OF WRITING AND SPELLING.
H , called haw, aspirated except before j and v.
I " ee, pronounced as ee in tree; and i in bit.
J " yodth " as y in yell.
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" as in English.
O " o " when long, as o in bore; when short, as o in dog.
P " pey " as in English.
Q " coo q is always followed by v instead of u. Qv is pronounced the same as English qu.
R " err " like English r.
S " ess " like English s, hard.
T " tey " as in English.
U " oo " as oo in spoon, or as u in full.
V " vey " as v in vale, and when preceded by s as w in scowl.
Y " u (French) " as French u in dure, and in nul.
Å or Aa Fraktur Å.png, called aw " like aw in saw, or like o in sorrow.
Æ Fraktur Æ.png " eh " like a in pale.
Ö Fraktur Ø.png ö Fraktur ø.png eu (French) " like eu in sœur, and in peu.

The letters w, x and z only occur in the rendering of foreign words.