bd40bc7c7a 2. kiss (1 syllable)-->kisses (2 syllables). watch (1 syllable)-->watches (2 syllables). You're not a member yet. Back to Pronunciation Page. Please register or log in, then you can start your free download immediately. Note: The letters between the slash marks / / refer to sounds, not to spelling. The -(e)s of the simple present tense is pronounced as /s/ after a voiceless sound, except /s/, /sh/, and /ch/.