O’ly Trinity (O vs Oh vs Or)


In Singapore, these three sounds are blended into one sound, and the diphthongs are kept short for ‘oh’ and ‘or’.


Try these words:

chock chalk choke
cock cork coke
cod chord code
fox forks folks
moll maul mole
pock pork poke
rod roared road
stock stalk stoke

Don’t mix up the pronunciation of ‘Silicon’ and ‘Silicone’. One is used to make computer chips and the other can be used to make implants.



Why did the Ah Beng wear a tuxedo to his vasectomy?

If he was going to BE impotent, he wanted to LOOK impo’tant!”


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