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what is a vowel?

Hello Kabir,

according to the dictionary a vowel is a speech sound that is produced by comparatively open configuration of the vocal tract, with vibration of the vocal cords but without audible friction and is a unit of the sound system of a language that forms the nucleus of a syllable.
Also a vowel is a letter representing a vowel sound, such as a, e, i, o, u.


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