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Words by International Phonetic Alphabet

Name the English word that corresponds to the pronunciation transcribed in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), according to the Oxford Dictionary of English.
Words are shown in Received Pronunciation (RP)
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Last updated: December 10, 2019
First submittedNovember 27, 2019
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IPA
Word
/rat/
rat
/kʌp/
cup
/dɒt/
dot
/hʌɪk/
hike
/mɛː/
mare
/pɔːt/
port
/ˈtʃɛləʊ/
cello
/ˈkaʊə/
cower
/kreɪz/
craze
/ɒnˈwiː/
ennui
/əˈraʊnd/
around
/ˈbɒnɪt/
bonnet
/ˈkɔːrəs/
chorus
/ˈsəːk(ə)l/
circle
/ˈkɒləm/
column
/ˈkreɪd(ə)l/
cradle
/ˈɛksədəs/
exodus
/flɛm/
phlegm
/ðɛns/
thence
/trɒf/
trough
/əˈdʒəːn/
adjourn
/kəˈpriːs/
caprice
/ʃəˈrɑːd/
charade
/freɪt/
freight
/ˈdʒəːni/
journey
IPA
Word
/məˈdʒɛntə/
magenta
/pləˈsiːbəʊ/
placebo
/ˈθɪs(ə)l/
thistle
/jʊˈriːθrə/
urethra
/ˈfʌŋ(k)ʃ(ə)n/
function
/ˌdɛbəˈnɛː/
debonair
/fɪˈziːk/
physique
/rɪˈvali/
reveille
/ˈkrwasɒ̃/
croissant
/ˈhɑːlɪkwɪn/
harlequin
/ˈmɪnəskjuːl/
miniscule
/ˈmɪs(ə)ltəʊ/
mistletoe
/ˈɒbfʌskeɪt/
obfuscate
/ˈbʌdʒ(ə)rɪɡɑː/
budgerigar
/ˈnʌɪthʊd/
knighthood
/lɛfˈtɛnənt/
lieutenant
/ɪˈsɒfəɡəs/
oesophagus
/ˈɡrɑːshɒpə/
grasshopper
/ˌɒbsəˈlɛs(ə)ns/
obsolescence
/pəˈrambjʊleɪtə/
perambulator
/sɒmˈnambjʊlɪz(ə)m/
somnambulism
/ˌanθrəpəˈdʒɛnɪk/
anthropogenic
/ˈʃɑːd(ə)nˌfrɔɪdə/
schadenfreude
/ˌkwɪntɪˈsɛnʃ(ə)l/
quintessential
/rɪˈkɒnɪs(ə)ns/
reconnaissance
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level 61
Nov 27, 2019
You will find that I arranged the words in alphabetical order, from the lowest to the highest number of letters :)
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level 61
Nov 27, 2019
However, I have also accepted the American spelling of 'oesophagus' (esophagus).
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level 61
Nov 27, 2019
Seems like this quiz is harder than I thought!
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level 61
Nov 29, 2019
Clearly this quiz is a challenge to many people since it depicts (standard) British pronunciation instead of American.