in British English

Have you seen the multigraph 'oa' before? Have you read anything on it before? Well, in this lesson, I'm gonna tell you all there is about it.

English Multigraph "oa"

'oa' as a digraph has some sounds that we are going to talk about here.

Digraphs are a set of two letters that stand together and produce a new sound.

Digraph oa
Name oa (pronounced /ˈəʊ ˈeɪ /)
Sound(s) /əʊ/, /ɔː/

The Digraph 'oa'

Sound 1: /əʊ/

'oa' always stands in the middle of words and sounds /əʊ/:

approach /əˈprəʊtʃ/

boat /bəʊt/

coat /kəʊt/

soak /səʊk/

Sound 2: /ɔː/

'oa' also sounds /ɔː/:

abroad /əˈbrɔːd/

broadcast /ˈbrɔːd.kɑːst/

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