I printed this page cut out the table containing the nato phonetic alphabet below and taped it to the side of my computer monitor when i was a call center help desk technician. Over the phone or military radio each word code word stands for its initial letter alphabetical symbol the 26 code words in the nato phonetic alphabet are assigned to the 26 letters of the english alphabet.
Useful for spelling words and names over the phone.
Phonetic spelling of letter h. The nato phonetic alphabet is a spelling alphabet a set of words used instead of letters in oral communication i e. Most of us know or at least have heard of the military alphabet in some way. A spelling alphabet is also often called a phonetic alphabet especially by amateur radio enthusiasts recreational sailors in the us and australia and nato military organizations.
The united states uses zee while other countries use zed. Spelling letters usually occurs in compound names or derivatives. The greek eta η in archaic greek alphabets still represented h later on it came to represent a long vowel ɛː in this context the letter eta is also known as heta to underline this fact.
They make you uncomfortable seem to follow no apparent rules and. The modern military alphabet. A spelling alphabet word spelling alphabet voice procedure alphabet radio alphabet or telephone alphabet is a set of words used to stand for the letters of an alphabet in oral communication.
The original semitic letter heth most likely represented the voiceless pharyngeal fricative the form of the letter probably stood for a fence or posts. They are weird and don t always contain the letter they represent. This page contains phonics worksheets and printables for teaching students about the letter h and the h sound.
These spellings are different than the phonetic alphabet used to distinguish similar sounding letters while speaking. Thus in the old italic alphabets the. Phonics phonemic awareness.
Crossword answers for non standard phonetic spelling for the letter h added on friday january 31 2020. We have included each letter with its name and plural below the list of examples. Everything from alpha bravo charlie delta to zulu.
Students will enjoy reading this miniature book about a hat a house a hand and a ham. The phonetic alphabet can also be signaled with flags lights and morse code. Apparently there are official spellings of the letters.
Below you will find the correct answer to non standard phonetic spelling for the letter h crossword clue if you need more help finishing your crossword continue your navigation and try our search function. The phonetic alphabet is a list of words used to identify letters in a message transmitted by radio telephone and encrypted messages. We hear it being used in war and actions movies video games and even in comic books and novels.