Pronunciation - Silent Letters
A guide to when not to pronounce silent letters in English for English language students and ESL EFL classes.
Here is a list of common letter combinations with silent letters. This list contains most of the silent letters that give English as a second language students difficulties.
B is not pronounced when following M at the end of a word.
C is not pronounced in the ending "scle"
D is not pronounced in the following common words:
E is not pronounced at the end of words and usually makes the vowel long.
G is not often not pronounced when followed by an N
GH is not pronounced before T and at the end of many words