Italian Letter Combination

The letter combination GN is pronounced [nj], meaning an N sound followed by something like an English y sound, as in "you." You’re probably already familiar with this pronunciation thanks to the word "lasagna."

Italian sound files Per esempio…
giugno   June
bagno   bath
cognato   brother-in-law
impegno   engagement
ingegnere   engineer

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