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Question

From the words lettered A to D, choose the word that has the same consonant sounds as the one represented by the letters underlined.Gritty

Options

A) asked

B) sachet

C) depot

D) wrestle

The correct answer is A.

Explanation:

When you transcribe the word ‘gritty’ or pronounce it /grIti/ , the ‘t’ in the word is heard or visible, so it is not a silent letter. The answer to this question is ‘A’ asked /a:skt/ or /aeskt/ because it is in a past form and some past forms changes in sound. The (‘-ed) where has the consonant sound ‘-t’ while other words have their ‘t’ in silent forms. ‘Sachet’ /sæjeil/, ‘depot’ /depæs/ or /di:pot/ and ‘wrestle’ /’resei/.

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  • When you transcribe the word ‘gritty’ or pronounce it /grIti/ , the ‘t’ in the word is heard or visible, so it is not a silent letter. The answer to this question is ‘A’ asked /a:skt/ or /aeskt/ because it is in a past form and some past forms changes in sound. The (‘-ed) where has the consonant sound ‘-t’ while other words have their ‘t’ in silent forms. ‘Sachet’ /sæjeil/, ‘depot’ /depæs/ or /di:pot/ and ‘wrestle’ /’resei/.