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How to spell OUGH correctly?

When encountering the perplexing 'ough' in a word, there are multiple potential pronunciations. Though rules can appear daunting, some general suggestions are: for 'enough' say "uhf", for 'through' say "throo", for 'cough' say "kawf", for 'plough' say "plow", and for more, consult a comprehensive pronunciation guide.

List of suggestions on how to spell ough correctly

  • bough The bird built its nest on a sturdy bough of the oak tree.
  • cough
  • dough I'm going to knead this dough until it's ready to bake.
  • Hugh Hugh is a brilliant actor.
  • lough The lough was shimmering in the sunlight, making it look like a brilliant sheet of diamonds.
  • Ouch
  • ought You ought to study for your exams if you want to get good grades.
  • Pugh There are several people named Pugh in the phone book.
  • rough The road was so rough that it caused the car to shake uncontrollably.
  • sough
  • tough It's tough to say goodbye to someone you love.
  • Ugh

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