C

C siː
caches ˈkæʃɪz
candidate ˈkændɪˌdɛɪt or ˈkændɪdət
caramel ˈkærəˌmɛl
careless ˈkɛələs
catch ˈkætʃ
casualty ˈkæʒʊltiː
caught kɔːt cf. cot
cautious ˈkɔːʃəs cf. nauseous
celebratory ˌsɛliːˈbrɛɪtəriː
centenary sɛnˈtiːnəriː
centri­fugal ˌsɛntrɪˈfjuːɡəl not ‐ˈtrɪf‐
chance tʃɑːns
charade ʃəˈrɑːd
chassis ˈʃæsiː or plural ˈʃæsiːz
cheese tʃiːz
children ˈtʃʊldrən or ˈtʃɪldrən
choice tʃɔɪs
choir ˈkwɑɪ ə
Chomsky ˈtʃɒmskiː not as Belorussian Хомскі
choral ˈkɔːrəl cf. coral
chorizo tʃɒˈriːsəʊ not tʃəˈrɪtsəʊ
chrys­anthemum krɪsˈænθəməm
chthonic ˈkθɒnɪk
circum­stances ˈsɜːkəmˌstɑːnsɪz
clanger ˈklæŋə
clangour ˈklæŋɡə
clerk klɑːk cf. quark
clique kliːk not click
cloth klɒθ cf. sloth
colonel ˈkɜːnəl
colour ˈkələ
comfortable ˈkəmftəbəl no OR
comma ˈkɒmə
congratulate kəŋˈɡrætʃʊˌlɛɪt not kəŋˈɡrædʒəˌlɛɪt
conjuror ˈkəndʒərə
controversy kənˈtrɒvəsiː n.b. stress
cooed kuːd cf. cud
coral ˈkɒrəl cf. choral
cot kɒt cf. caught
could kʊd cf. cooed
coupon ˈkuːpɒn
courgette kʊəˈʒɛt or kɔːˈʒɛt
court kɔːt same as caught
crass kræs cf. grass
crayon ˈkrɛɪɒn cf. mayonnaise
crescent ˈkrɛzənt rhymes with present
cud kəd cf. could
culinary ˈkəlɪˌnɛriː
cumin ˈkəmɪn not ˈkjuːmən
cupboard ˈkəbəd
cure kjʊə or kjɔː
curry ˈkəriː
cyclically ˈsɑɪklɪkliː