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    Default Coleridge's B.L.

    How would the average native speaker of English pronounce Coleridge's

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    How would the average native speaker of English pronounce Coleridge's

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    I’d say /’baio,græfia ‘lɪtə,rɛəria/
    I think that would be fairly common.

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    Default Re: Coleridge's B.L.

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    I’d say /’baio,græfia ‘lɪtə,rɛəria/
    I think that would be fairly common.

    Thank you, Raymott. That's more or less the way I'd have pronounced it myself, but it's always wiser to ask....

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