|In key words||Are to be sounded like:||In the English words:|
|6||oo||oo (long)||tool, room|
|12||u||oo (short)||good, rook (same sound as u in full)|
It is useful to note that the sound (No. 6) of oo in poor is the same as the sound of u in rule; while the sound (No. 11) of u in up, us, is the same as that of o in son, done. It will be noticed that the same numbers are attached to the same sounds in both tables.
as in English