Many logologists have noted that most of the letters in our alphanet sound like English words. To take four example, CUE and QUEUE sound like the letter Q, ARE sounds like R, EWE, YOU and YEW sound like the letter U, and WHY sounds like Y.
Word Ways: Vol. 19
, Article 11.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol19/iss4/11