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The /u: (u)/ Sound: English Pronunciation Practice Made Easy english u: (u) sound english vowels

What is the /u: (u)/ Sound?

First, let's look at a few examples of words with the English /u/ sound:

  • roof
  • soon
  • goose
  • too
  • true
  • taboo


According to Baruch College's Tools for Clear Speech, the /u/ sound is made by doing the following:

"/u/ is a high, back, rounded vowel. To make it, your...

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