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What are the only letters in the alphabet that no pinyin word starts with?

I know there are two letters and one of them is U. What is the other ?

thank you

For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
Base language: English
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    following is the result of my test:

    a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
    啊 吧 次 的 额 飞 个 好 i 就 看 了 吗 你 哦 平 去 人 是 他 u v 我 想 一 在

    the answer is "i” ,I think.

    more about Pinyin Alphabet:
    23个声母/initial consonant : b p m f d t n l g k h j q x zh ch sh r z c s y w
    单韵母6个simple: a o e i u v
    复韵母9个compound: ai ei ui ao ou iu ie ue er
    前鼻韵母5个 an en in un vn
    后鼻韵母4个 ang eng ing ong
    整体认读: zhi chi shi ri zi ci si yi wu yu ye yue yuan yin yun ying

    Hello Rose,

    "i" ,"u" and "v" .

    there is no V sound in chinese. that is why chinese people learning english have trouble with this letter :-)


    青蜂侠,right,there is no v sound in Chinese.
    Cherry referred to"ü " I think.*__*


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