English Spelling and Pronunciation
What is the close consonant for the word tumble?
A word that fits the pattern consonant vowel consonant consonant vowel consonant?
But what about the rule about preceding a word that begins with a consonant wouldn't Yule qualify as a word beginning with a consonant or is the sound close enough to a vowel sound?
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What is a double constant word?
What is a double constant?
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Is clothes a word that begins with a consonant and ends with a vowel?
What are the rules of plurals?
yes Do not double the final consonant if the suffix begins with a consonant.If a base word ends in more than one consonant, just add the suffix without changes. If a base word has three or more syllables, donotdouble the final consonant. If a base word has only one syllable and ends in one consonant, double the final consonant. If a base word ending in one consonant has two syllables, and thefirstsyllable gets the accent, donotdouble the final consonant. If a base word ending in one consonant has two syllables, and thesecondsyllable gets the accent, double the final consonant.