How Do You Spell HO?

The spelling of the word "ho" may seem simple, but the pronunciation can be confusing. In IPA phonetic transcription, "ho" is spelled as /hoʊ/. The "o" sound is pronounced longer with a hint of the "w" sound at the end. This pronunciation is different from the sound of "hoe" (/hoʊ/) or "huh" (/hʌ/). In everyday conversation, it can be pronounced with different intonations to convey surprise, impatience or attention. The spelling of "ho" may be easy, but the pronunciation takes practice.

Top Common Misspellings for HO *

  • hwo 17.7777777%
  • hos 4.4444444%
  • hoo 2.2222222%
  • qho 2.2222222%

* The statistics data for these misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Other Common Misspellings for HO

Similar spelling words for HO

2 words made out of letters HO

2 letters


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