The Alphabet: European Portuguese
Speakers of Portuguese from Portugal and from Brazil pronounce some letters and words in a slightly different way.
You already know how to pronounce the Brazilian alphabet , now let’s check out the European pronunciation. Of course, the alphabet is the same!
Here is an informal phonetic transcription of how the European alphabet sound in English:
|A [ah]||B [beh]||C [seh]||D [deh]||E [ay]||F [ehf]|
|G [geh]||H [a-gah]||I [ee]||J [jota]||L [éhl]||M [éhme]|
|N [éhne]||O [óhr]||P [peh]||Q [qay]||R [éh-rre]||S [éh-sse]|
|T [têh]||U [oo]||V [vay]||X [shish]||Z [zay]|
Listen to this video and repeat each letter carefully, trying to get the correct pronunciation.