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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to speech sounds; Relating to speech; Pertaining to a method of teaching reading.

Usage examples (34)
  • You just keep adding new phonic sounds and words everyday.
  • This way your child can learn what the phonic sounds look like.
  • This doesn't help me translate it, though, into a phonic translation.
  • There is no relationship between the alphabet sounds and phonic sounds. for more
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