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Dhu KIS alfubet
Introduction in conventional spelling
Intrudukshin in KIS
Dhu roolz ov KIS
ˌɪntrəˈdʌkʃən ɪn aɪ-pi-eɪ (IPA)
KIS: Kunsistunt Inglish Speling
An alternative approach to reading and spelling English, for learners everywhere
A free smieliet websiet, for fun, for lurnurz dhu roolz ov KIS Konsununts (Consonants) b baebee (baby) d dadee (daddy f foetugraf (photograph) g gigul, (giggle) h heloe (hello) j jiraf (giraffe) k kik kick l lukee (lucky) m memoe (memo) n nortee (naughty) p popuelur (popular) q qurq (church) r rat (rat) s sistur (sister) t tudae (today) v vilij (village) w work (walk); wuurk (work) y yes (yes) z zoo (zoo) Kombinaeshun konsununts (Combination consonants) dh dhis (this) ng morning (morning); speling (spelling); longur (longer) For simplisitee, 'ng' iz uezd wedhur or not dhu naesul sownd (az in morning) iz ekstendid too inclood prununceeyaeshun ov dhu g (az in longur). For simplicity, 'ng' is used whether or not the nasal sound (as in morning) is extended to include pronunciation of the g (as in longer). sh wish (wish) th think (think) zh uezhuewul (usual) Vowlz (Vowels) a kat (cat) and (and) e yes (yes); hed (head) i fit (fit) o hot (hot) u kut (cut); kup (cup); luv (love); simbul (symbol); dhu (the) Noet dhat 'u' iz uezd for sum simulur but non-iedenticul sowndz. Dhis iz a comprumiez widh dhu need for simplisitee. Note that 'u' is used for some similar but non-identical sounds. This is a compromise with the need for simplicity. Vowl kombinaeshunz (Vowel combinations) ae laet (late) ar larj (large) ee beed (bead) er dher (there); er (air) ie kiet (kite) oa oal (all) koal (call); woatur (water); doatur (daughter) oe boet (boat); goe (goe); koel (coal) oi join (join) oo food (food); boot (boot) or for (for); por (pour) ow how (how); abowt (about) ue ue (you); fue (few); uezhuewul (usual) uo puot (put); fuot (fot), buok (book); suot, (soot) ur gurl (girl); furst (first); hur (her); aftur (after) Dhu 'majik E' dhat modifiez dhu preevyus vowl iz noe longer sepuraetid from dhat vowl bie a konsununt, but konsistuntlee foloez it imeedeeyutlee, soe dhat, for egzampul, kite beekums kiet. Dhis iz not oenlee mor rashunul, but eliminaets dhu need for veree menee dubul konsununts. The 'magic e' that modifies the previous vowel is no longer separated from that vowel by a consonant, but consistently follows it immediately, so that, for example, kite becomes kiet. This is not only more rational but eliminates the need for very many double consonants.