Z

French consonant

The letter Z is pronounced similarly to Z in English. Phonetic symbol: [z].

the letter z
zéro zero
la zone zone, area
le zoo zoo
Zacharie Zachary

However, when z is at the end of a word, it is usually silent.

chez at the home of
le riz rice
vous copiez you copy
   
Exception:  
le gaz gas

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