The letter combination ng at the end of a French word is pronounced the same way as in English. IPA symbol: [ ŋ ].
When followed by one or more letters, the n is nasal and the g follows the normal rules.
- ng + consonant or hard vowel = g is hard
- ng + soft vowel = g is soft.
|un building||high-rise building|
|un smoking||dinner jacket|
|engourdir||to numb, dull|
|un congé||vacation, leave|
- Letters: N | G
- French consonants
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