A monosyllabic word is a word with only one syllable such as cat. The longest monosyllabic words is nine letters. There are some monosyllabic languages found throughout the word such as China and Southeast Asia. Here is a look at some of the most common monosyllabic words in the American language.
Here is a great detailed video on how single consonants are produced in a unique way. Out of 26 characters in the normal alphabet, there are more than 44 different sounds that are used to pronounce words.
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