Afternoon Pronunciation

Afternoon Pronunciation in American English

IPA (key): /ˌæf.tɚˈnun/

Breakdown:

  • /ˌæf/: a as in cat + f as in fish
  • /t/: t as in ten
  • /ɚ/: er as in turn
  • /ˈnun/: n as in net + u as in supper + n as in net

Sounds like: "AF-tər-NOON"

Afternoon Pronunciation in British English

IPA (key): /ˈɑːf.tə.nuːn/

Breakdown:

  • /ˈɑːf/: a as in father + f as in fish
  • /t/: t as in ten
  • /ə/: uh as in duh
  • /nuːn/: n as in net + uː as in soon + n as in net

Sounds like: "AHF-tuh-NOON"

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