Pronunciation of -ough

Level: Intermediate

Topic: General

Grammar Topic: Pronunciation

Submitted by:

Type: Lesson Plans

      Page: /       Download PDF (70 KB)

Lesson Plan Text

Pronunciation- ough 

Circle the correct phonetic transcription. 

Example: 

Enough-  / n f/

ɪ ʌ

/ n f/

ɪ ɒ

1. Through

 /θru:/ 

/θrə /

ʊ  

2. Though 

/ðu:/

/ðə /

ʊ

3. Cough  

/k :f/ 

ɑ

/k f/

ɒ

4. Bough 

/bə /

ʊ

/ba /

ʊ

5. Tough 

/t f/

ʌ

/t f/

ɒ

6. Thorough 

/θ rə/

ʌ

ɒrə/

7. Rough 

/r f/

ʌ

/rə f/

ʊ

8. Plough 

/pl ə/

ʊ

/pla /

ʊ

9. Ought 

/ :t/

ɔ

/ :t/

ɑ

10. Sought 

/sə

ʊt/

/s :t/

ɔ

UsingEnglish.com © 2013