ur nurse 護士, 照料 [Card #19; 字卡第19張: 第5個單字, 字母組合發音 ur]

R-controlled vowel;當母音後面跟著r,r會影響母音的發音(r會和母音成為一個音節,發不是長母音也不是短母音的特別音)。
Some more examples(/ɝ/ stressed 重音): nurse, purse, disburse, reimburse, curse, curve, fur, burr, purr, blur, slur, slurp, burp, spur, occur, concur, incur, recur, demur, lurch, lurk, murk, murky, hurt, curt, blurt, spurt, burst, blurb, disturb, perturb, suburb, curb, curl, hurl, furl, surf, surge, urge, purge, splurge, purple, gurgle, hurdle, curdle, curtain, curse, urn, burn, sunburn, turn, return, upturn, downturn, overturn, spurn, churn, church, burnish, furnish, furbish, furrow, furtive, further, furthermore, furniture, nurture, hurtle, turtle, turkey, turnip, turmeric, turmoil, turbulent, turbulence, turpentine, turquoise, turf, burlap, burger, burgle, burglary, burden, burgeon, surgeon, surgery, surge, surcharge, surplus, surrogate, surface, purchase, purpose, purview, urban, urgent, Thursday, murmur, murder, curtail, cursor, curfew, current, currency, curtsy, curry, hurry, hurricane, burrow, burly, sturdy, scurry, flurry, journey, courtesy, absurd, usurp, excursion, nocturnal, survey (noun)

* unstressed syllable (非重音節 /ɚ/): surprise, surmise, survey (verb), surveillance, pursue, Saturday 的 ur 非重音節,要發/ɚ/的音。


* survey 當名詞時,重音落在第一音節;當動詞時,重音落在第二音節: noun (stress on the first syllable); verb (stress on the second syllable)

Two-syllable nouns are usually stressed on the first syllable. Two-syllable verbs are usually stressed on the second syllable. 有些二音節單字名詞和動詞拼法完全相同;名詞重音通常在「第一音節」,動詞的重音通常在「第二音節」 。