/i:/ See the breeze ,Teasing the tree ,Weaving the leaves ,And shaking them free .
/i/ Silly Billy ! Silly Billy !Silly Billy loves Lily. Why is Silly Billy silly? Why does Silly Billy love lily ?Silly Billy isn’t silly .
/p/ Peter’s plane is plainly painted .Peter is paid plenty to paint planes .Peter’s plane is plainly painted .Peter is paid plenty to paint planes .
/b/ There dwelt a bear , also a boar .The bear could not bear the boar .The boar though the bear a bore.
A big black bug bit a big black bear, made the big black bear bleed blood. A big black bug bit a big black bear. Where's the big black bear the big black bug bit? /t/ Two ticket takers took a taxi . A tidy tiger tied a tie tighter to tidy her tiny tail.
/d/ Debbie did not destroy Darrell's dishes . Darrell destroyed Debbie's dishes.
Diligence dismisses the despondency.
/e/ Eddie’s enemies envied Eddie’s energy , but Eddie never envied his enemies’ energy .
/æ/ A mad man says that Amanda has captured a fat panda .
/k/ Keep clean socks in a clean sock stack .Keep clean stockings in a clean stocking stack .
/g/ The guests act glad to get the grits ,but the guests agree that Gretchen’s garlic grits are gross .
/ɜ:/ When the murmur and chirp of the early bird is first heard by the earthworm ,it squirms in the earth nervously .
/ə/ The bottom of the butter bucket is the buttered bucket bottom .“The bun is better buttered ,” Buffy muttered .
/f/ Fifty-five fire fighters fried fifty-five French fries .
/v/ Various visitors visited the village .
/θ/ I thought a thought but the thought I thought I thought was not the thought I thought .If the thought I thought had been the thought I thought I thought ,I would not have thought so much .
/ ð / I’d rather bathe in a southern sea than wear thick clothes as northerners do .
/ɑ:/ There are artful artists and awful artists. Although there are a lot of artful artists, awful artists occur often.
/ʌ/ Ducks clucked under the docks with a ducker in duck ducking into the dark.
/s/ The shepherd swiftly sheared the sleepy sheep with the sharp scissors.
/z/ This is a zither. Is this a zither? This is Zoe’s sister’s zither.
/ʃ/ Should Shawn shave a short man with short hair or a shy man whose short legs are shaking?
She sells seashells by the sea shore.
/ʒ/ George placed his broken televisions in the garage. In his garage there have been three broken televisions.
/ɔ:/ Tall Paul ate some awful corn sauce .
/ɔ/ Bob took a hot pot , but he overturned the pot and the hot water spattered on the floor .
/r/ The ragged rascal ran around the rugged rocks round and round .
/h/ A hard-hearted hunter hunted a hard-hunted hare .
/U:/ Give two true tools to the troops.
/ʊ/ Underwood would read book if Underwood knew where his book was.Underwood’s book was in Durwood’s woods.Underwood went into Durwood’s woods and got his book.
/l/ Larry sent the latter a letter later.
/aɪ/ There is pie in my eye.Will I cry? Will I die?Though I am shy. I will not lie.It might cause a sty, but I deny that I will die or cry from the pie in my eye. /ei/ The rain in Spain stays mainly on the plain.
/ɔɪ/ The spoiled boy lost his toy and made a lot of noise.
/m/ I scream, you scream,we all scream for ice cream.
/n/ Nina never knew her new neighbor Nero knew her.
/ŋ/ He thanked the king for the things the king had done for him.
/aʊ/ The loudest hound in town bow-wowed at a mouse.
/əʊ/ The oboe and cello sat alone, echoing tone for tone.
/tʃ/ The chief chief chewed the cheap cheese.
/dʒ/ James the jailer changed jail's chairs and chained the chairs to the jail.
/tr/ The tacky tractor trailers trucks.
/dr/ The drummers drummed. The druggers hate the drummers' drums. So the druggers drugged the drummers.
/ts/ A box of biscuits,a box of mixed biscuits. Bob bought three boxes of biscuits and two boxes of mixed biscuits.
/dz/ Edward's seeds are in that child's hands.
/ɪə/ I shed tears for he shears my dear toy deer's ear.
/eə/ Beware! That’s a bear lair. I would not go in there on a dare. In there is where a bear scared Pierre. Pierre was not aware of the bear in the lair. Until the bear gave a glare and Pierre ran from there.
/ʊə/He lured the poor to lure the poorer
/w/ If two witches watched two watches ,which witch would watch which watch ? Which wristwatch is a Swiss wristwatch ?
/j/ The yellow bird has yelled for many years in the yard of Yale .