i am confused by how vaisselle was pronounced
i thought that double ls always made a y sound like in fille, pronounced “feeye”
I have changed the audio for a better one, and as has been said, the word vaisselle doesn't have a 'ye' sound as it doesn't have an 'i.
i + lle= ye
but not always as pointed out by Alan. (ville - mille- tranquille being the main exceptions)
veille = day before
vieille = old
sound a ye
so do -
chenille = slug
fille = girl
coquille = shell/typo
Hope this helps!
Suggest you try this link and click on the speaker to hear the pronunciation.
You appear to have misunderstood when the "feeye" sound is appropriate.
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That's only true when the letter "i" comes before the "ll", and not always then. (The main exceptions are "mille" and "ville".)
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