How Do You Spell SH?

The two-letter combination "SH" represents a unique sound in English, known as the voiceless postalveolar fricative. This sound is made by placing the middle of the tongue just behind the ridge of the gums and creating a hissing noise as air escapes through a narrow opening. Typically, this sound is spelled with the letters "sh," as in "sheep" or "wish." However, there are some exceptions, such as "sugar" or "sure," where the "s" takes on the "sh" sound. Overall, the spelling of "SH" in English can be complex and occasionally inconsistent with traditional pronunciation rules.

Top Common Misspellings for SH *

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

Other Common Misspellings for SH

2 words made out of letters SH

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