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    Default Pronunciation of 'accomplish'

    Hello!

    How's this verb pronounced in British dialect (RP)? Is it /ʌ/ or /ɒ/?

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    Quote Originally Posted by undeddy View Post
    Hello!

    How's this verb pronounced in British dialect (RP)? Is it /ʌ/ or /ɒ/?
    The first - /ʌ/. /ə'kʌmplɪʃ/

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    Quote Originally Posted by undeddy View Post
    Hello!

    How's this verb pronounced in British dialect (RP)? Is it /ʌ/ or /ɒ/?



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    Default Re: Pronunciation of 'accomplish'

    I would like to add a slight remark: there is nothing like a 'British dialect'.
    We talk about 'British English', which has several dialects of itself...
    Mickey

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    Default Re: Pronunciation of 'accomplish'

    Quote Originally Posted by Williamyh View Post
    Is that possible that 'shwa' is under stress?

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    Quote Originally Posted by undeddy View Post
    Is that possible that 'shwa' is under stress?
    It's a very weak sound....I will provide you the audio clip later on...

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    Default Re: Pronunciation of 'accomplish'

    Quote Originally Posted by Williamyh View Post
    William, you made me laugh with that large font!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by raindoctor View Post
    William, you made me laugh with that large font!!
    Hi raindoctor, I just googled the image of schwa...then got this one....

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