How Do You Spell NOGS?
The common Christmas treat NOGS is spelled with a silent "G." The IPA Phonetics Transcription for this word is /nɔɡz/. The "N" sound comes first followed by "O" vowel sound that rhymes with "top." Then there is a "G" sound, which is not pronounced. Lastly, there is the plural "S" sound. This word is derived from "noggin," a small cup often used for alcoholic beverages like eggnog. NOGS are enjoyed during the festive season and are often made with eggnog, added spices, and a dash of liquor.