Need help on pronouncing L'chayim correctly

Discussion in 'Politics & Religion' started by aphexcoil, Oct 31, 2003.

  1. What is the correct way to say it?
     
  2. dbphoenix

    dbphoenix

    La Hah-eem. There is no phoneme in English for the "H" sound. Use "ach" from German.
     
  3. Is that like a rolled up guttural sound ... like hocking up a loogey?
     
  4. dbphoenix

    dbphoenix

    Yes, but only for the "H". The "h" is silent.