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    LiuJing is offline Member
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    Default pronunciation of 'weatherman'

    Do we pronounce 'weatherman' same as we do 'gentleman' with a vowel reduction? How about 'weather-man( no reduction)'? Does it sound strange?

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    Default Re: pronunciation of 'weatherman'

    I do not reduce the vowel in weatherman, so "weather-man" would not sound strange to me.

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    Default Re: pronunciation of 'weatherman'

    I don't reduce it either. (BrE speaker)

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    Default Re: pronunciation of 'weatherman'

    Thanks for the information.

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