How Do You Spell BERNS?
The word "berns" is spelled with a silent letter "s." The IPA phonetic transcription for this word is /bɜːnz/. The letter "b" represents the voiced bilabial plosive sound, "ɜː" is the vowel sound "er," and "nz" represents the voiced alveolar nasal sound. The silent "s" at the end of the word is a remnant of the Old English origin of the word, where it was spelled "beornes." Today, the word "berns" is not commonly used in modern English.