The Vowel

  1. bennyjet profile image55
    bennyjetposted 8 years ago

    i was wondering.. and excuse my ignorance..
    But why is A.E.I.O.U
    Why are they called the Vowels?

  2. dingdong profile image60
    dingdongposted 8 years ago

    did you try googling?

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    susanafeposted 8 years ago

    Vowels are pronounced with an open throat or mouth.  The other letters have a closed throat sound at some point.  I don't understand the importance of making that distinction.  Hope that helps...