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Why is "go" pronounced differently fromspelled with the same vowel as "do" and "to" since it is pronounced differently?

If 'do' isThese two-letter words ending in -o are pronounced with the vowel doo and 'to' is pronunced/oʊ/: toobo, go ho, jo, lo, no, so, why is 'go' pronouncedand gohyo whereas do and not gooto are pronounced with the vowel /uː/. Is there an explanation for the discrepancy in pronunciation?

Why is "go" pronounced differently from "do" and "to"?

If 'do' is pronounced doo and 'to' is pronunced too, why is 'go' pronounced goh and not goo?

Why is "go" spelled with the same vowel as "do" and "to" since it is pronounced differently?

These two-letter words ending in -o are pronounced with the vowel /oʊ/: bo, go ho, jo, lo, no, so, and yo whereas do and to are pronounced with the vowel /uː/. Is there an explanation for the discrepancy in pronunciation?

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Possible Duplicate:
Why do written English vowels differ from other Latin-based orthographies?

If 'do' is pronounced doo and 'to' is pronunced too, why is 'go' pronounced goh and not goo?

Possible Duplicate:
Why do written English vowels differ from other Latin-based orthographies?

If 'do' is pronounced doo and 'to' is pronunced too, why is 'go' pronounced goh and not goo?

If 'do' is pronounced doo and 'to' is pronunced too, why is 'go' pronounced goh and not goo?

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