Why is C pronounced as K?

Asked by Letha Mayton on November 03, 2021

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The rule. Here's the rule: When 'c' comes directly before the letters 'e', 'i' or 'y' we use the /s/ other cases we use a /k/_sound.

How do you know when to use C or K? The most common spelling choice for the /k/ sound is the letter c but sometimes we need to use k. There is a good reason for this rule: When c is followed by e or i, it will make the soft sound /s/ as in cent and circle.

What is the synonym of indict? Synonyms: accuse, arraign, censure, charge, cite, impeach, prosecute, summon. Antonyms: acquit, condone, discharge, excuse, exonerate, forgive, overlook, pardon, pardon, release, set free.

What does it mean to indict yourself? indict / inditeIf you're using indite to talk about people being formally accused of lawbreaking, you're using the wrong word: it's indict. In a legal sense, the verb indict means tobring formal charges against someone, especially in a court of law, as in a federal grand jury.