What is ch in English?
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Keeping this in view, what is the meaning of CH?
variable noun. Ch. is a written abbreviation for chapter.
Also Know, how do you read ch? The most common way of spelling the sound /ch/ is with the letters ch. However, if the /ch/ sound comes straight after a short vowel, you need to put tch. Read the words aloud and listen for the sound /ch/ in each word. Go to next page: test yourself in the /ch/ words.
Thereof, what is the sound of CH?
The consonant digraph (ch) has three different sounds, the most common of which is the "ch" heard in chimney and much. "ch" is also presented as ch=sh and ch=k. Consonant digraphs are two-letter combination which result in one speech sound (not a blend).
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Why is CH pronounced sh?
The “ch” words with the k sound are derived from classical Greek, while the “ch” words with the sh sound come from modern French. Most of the “ch” words with the tch sound come from Old English and are Germanic in origin (like “child,” “church,” and “each”).