x as in fox

One letter represents two sounds (“ks”) at syllable endings.
Usually after “short” vowels.

box

chux

cox

dux

ex

fax

fix

fox

hex

lax

Mex

mix

nix

ox

pax

pox

Rex

sex

six

tax

Tex

tix

tux

vex

vox

wax

 

crux

flax

flex

flux

next

text

twixt

affix

annex

anorexic

anthrax

apex

appendix

approximate

axolotl

betwixt

borax

boxer

climax

coax

complex

context

convex

cortex

crucifix

dixie

duplex

elixir

epoxy

helix

hoax

index

larynx

latex

lynx

matrix

orthodox

paradox

perplex

prefix

pretext

reflex

reflux

relax

remix

sphinx

subtext

suffix

syntax

thorax

toxin

transfix

vortex

 

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