The Letter C – Grammar Lesson

The letter C is the third letter in The English Alphabet.  It is also the second Consonant in The English Alphabet.  As with every letter in The English Alphabet, The Letter C has two versions in the written form.

These two versions are called:  The Upper-Case and The Lower-Case.

The Upper-Case C looks like this:


The Lower-Case C looks like this:


As you learn The Common Tongue of The English language, you will see that The letter C, by itself, can be pronounced in two different ways.

The two ways to pronounce The letter C are called, the “Hard” Pronunciation and the “Soft” Pronunciation

The most common pronunciation is “The Hard C” – which has the same sound as “The Letter K” (coming soon!).  “The Soft C” is pronounced like “The Letter S” (also coming soon!).

Cc-Cat-The-English-Alphabet - GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

The Letter C,a is the third Letter of The English Alphabet.  It is also the second Vowel.  But in addition to just being a letter, It also has at least one other functions as well.


The Letter C is also a “Grade” in the North American Academic Grading System (at least is was when I was in school) – and represents a grade of “Average”;  Not great, but also not bad.

Grade C - GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

Grade C - GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!
Not good enough… In fact, “Good Enough” is NEVER “Good Enough”

To learn the pronunciations of many other words which also start with The Letter “C”, visit The GiveMeSomeEnglish!!! Pronunciation Portal.  If the word that you are looking for is not there — let me know and I will certainly add it.

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