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/i/ - it
/I/ - i vy
English words do not end with "i". At the end of a word we either substitute Y for the "i" or add a silent "e".
/sh/ - she, dish
rule: used at the beginning of a word, at the end of a syllable, but not at the beginning of any syllable after the first one, except for the ending 'ship'
/OO/, /oo/, /O/
/OO/ - food
/oo/ - took
/O/ - floor
Don't eat the food you took from the floor.
In reading we cannot determine which sound to use except by context.
/sh/, /zh/ - used at the beginning of any syllable after the first.
/sh/ - di gres sion
/zh/ - di vi sion
/A/, /E/, /i/ - that we may NOT use at the end of English words.
/A/ - their
/E/ - ceil ing
/i/ - for eign
/O/, /OO/, /uff/, /off/, /aw/, /ow/
/O/ - dough /OO/ - through
/uff/ - rough /off/ - cough
/aw/ - bought /ow/ - bough
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