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Afrikaans Pronunciation
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Source: http://www.omniglot.com/writing/afrikaans.htm
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Remark: Notes: * b = [ p ] at the end of a word, [ b ] elsewhere * c = [ s ] before e, i or y, [ k ] elsewhere * d = [ t ] at the end of a word, [ d ] elsewhere * e = [ æ ] in some words, e.g. ek (I), berg (mountain), skêr (scissors), though in the dialect of Cape Town, Kaaps, the e in these words = [ ɛ ] * g = [ g ] between l/r and e, [ x ] elsewhere * gh = [ k ] at the end of a word, [ g ] elsewhere * n = [ ŋ ] before c, k, q or x, [ n ] elsewhere * tj = [ ʧ ] at the beginning of a word, [ c ] in -tjie * w = [ w ] after a consonant, [ v ] elsewhere

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