Asian Word Pronunciation

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The charts below give an approximate Asian word pronunciation of words in Japanese, Chinese and Korean.

The Japanese alphabet consists of 99 sounds formed with 5 vowels (a, e, i, o, and u) and 14 consonants (k, s, f, h, m, y, r, w, g, z, d, b, p and n).

Japanese consonants are pronounced as their English counterparts. Japanese words have no gender or number, and verbs are usually placed at the end of the Sentence.

Japanese Word Pronunciation

Japanese Word Pronunciation