Is Y silent in yeast?
Listen to both words again: yeast/east. The words yeast and east are both only one syllable in length. They both contain only one vowel sound, the long e. The means that the y sound cannot be a vowel.
How do you speak yeast?
How do you say yeast vs East?
What is the scientific name of yeast pronunciation?
Saccharomyces cerevisiae (boulardii)