L

L ɛl
labiovelar ˌlɛɪbiːəʊˈviːlə rhymes with tequila
laboratory ləˈbɒrətriː
language ˈlæŋɡwɪdʒ
lather ˈlɑːðə
laugh lɑːf
lava ˈlɑːvə same as larva
lawyer ˈlɔɪ ə or (oddly) ˈlɔɪjə
leisure ˈlɛʒə
length lɛŋkθ or lɛŋθ
letter ˈlɛtə
lever ˈliːvə
library ˈlɑɪbriː two syllables
lichen ˈlɑɪkən same as liken
lieutenant lɛfˈtɛnənt army only!
lightships ˈlɑɪt ʃɪps cf. lye‐chips
linguistics lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪks
Linux ˈlɪnəks
liquorice ˈlɪkərɪʃ a confused word
little ˈlɪtəl cf. glottal
litmus ˈlɪtməs
loath ləʊθ adjective
loathe ləʊð verb
loch lɒx x on loan from Scots
longitude ˈlɒŋɡɪˌtjuːd yes, wrongly
lorry ˈlɒriː
lot lɒt
lure ljɔː
luxury yacht ˈləkʃəriːˌjɒt
lye‐chips ˈlɑɪ tʃɪps cf. lightships