The Vav For "U"
So, is just another vowel we can make with . This time it sounds like any of:
- The U in cute or blue
- The OO in igloo
- The ough in through
- The ew of screw or threw.
So one easy way to remember this one is that the DOT is UNDER the top of the Vav rather than on top of it like in . But unfortunately has the U sound of "blue", not of "under." So let's imagine you're screwing a blue screw UNDER the , like this:
Got it? Now let's see in action!
(tutu) - One of those cute frilly things that ballerinas wear, that fit the definition of "skirt" but without all that fabric.
(chut) - Speaking of fabric, it means thread.