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Greek letter pronunciations.

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  1. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm gonna clear my doubts of some Greek letter pronunciations. Thanks.

  2. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    1) How do you pronounce \(\phi\)? Faaye? Fee?

  3. Sacrelicious
    • 3 years ago
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    1) Both pronunciations are generally acceptable. Fy or Fee.

  4. ParthKohli
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    Okay... 2) How do you pronounce \(\psi\)? Saaye? See?

  5. Sacrelicious
    • 3 years ago
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    2) It is pronounced like "sigh". (saaye)

  6. ParthKohli
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    3) How about \(\chi\)? Chee?

  7. ParthKohli
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    Chaye?

  8. ParthKohli
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    Kaaye?

  9. Sacrelicious
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    You may find this list to be helpful: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_pronunciation_of_Greek_letters (3) It is pronounced Kai.

  10. ParthKohli
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    I'm unable to understand phonetic...

  11. Sacrelicious
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    Ok, no problem.

  12. ParthKohli
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    4) \(\upsilon \) and this one? Yupsilon?

  13. Sacrelicious
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    (4) There is no Y sound as in the word "yes". It is pronounced upsilon. (up-sih-lahn)

  14. ParthKohli
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    Oh.

  15. mathslover
    • 3 years ago
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    Upsilon

  16. Sacrelicious
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    The up sounds more like "oop" but a shortened "oo" sound.

  17. ParthKohli
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    Thanks, and how about the lamba?

  18. Sacrelicious
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    lambda is pronounced Lam-duh

  19. ParthKohli
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    How's the "duh" pronounced here?

  20. ParthKohli
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    Oh sorry, I meant "lambda" up there ^^

  21. Sacrelicious
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    the "uh" sound is the same in the word "but". It is basically the same sound as the beginning of the word "doesn't"

  22. ParthKohli
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    Oh, thanks... I got the rest. Appreciated.

  23. Sacrelicious
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    Glad to help.

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