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Turkish pronouncation
January 6, 2012
18:40
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Hey. I need a bit of help with my turkish pronuonciation. (Just started learning it)

My mother tongue is danish, but I study russian at the university, and therefore I now quite a lot about the fonetics.

I was wondering about the similarities between the two languages. 

So these sounds sounds alike to me:) Can anyone tell me if im right. Or if it is a good way to look at it?

C

Ç = Ч

Ş  = Ш

Z = З

ye = е

ya = я

I have problems with this sound "C" . Can anyone explain that one to me -

 

Thanks a lot

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January 6, 2012
20:09
Kevinpost
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"c" is pronounced like an English "j" sound (dʒ). J as in "June"

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January 6, 2012
20:38
Emre
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All of them are correct. About "c", I agree with Kevin.

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January 8, 2012
13:35
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Thanks a lot:)

cool.. I think this will make it easyier for me pronounce turkish:)

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January 8, 2012
14:15
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Ups forgot one

is the letter ı = ы

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January 8, 2012
16:52
Emre
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My Russian friend pronouced this letter like "ı", so I can say that it's correct too.

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