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    how to pronounce the word "a"

    I have been going back an forth the other staff about how to pronounce the word "a"

    We all say "a" as a noun is the long a sound
    However we disagree when the word "a" is an article
    Some say is pronounced as long a
    Others say it is pronounced as uh

    How do you pronounce the word "a" before a noun

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    Re: how to pronounce the word "a"

    It will depend.

    Per www.m-w.com
    Pronunciation: \ə, (ˈ)ā, Canada ˈa\

    In most cases for me, it's the "uh" sound.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.


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    Re: how to pronounce the word "a"

    Quote Originally Posted by km8890 View Post
    I have been going back an forth the other staff about how to pronounce the word "a"

    We all say "a" as a noun is the long a sound
    However we disagree when the word "a" is an article
    Some say is pronounced as long a
    Others say it is pronounced as uh

    How do you pronounce the word "a" before a noun

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