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    Smile I go forward a ford!!

    Good evening, I have to ask you something a little strange.
    I can't catch the correct pronunciation between ford and forward. Is it the same?
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    Re: I go forward a ford!!

    Quote Originally Posted by scrooge1974 View Post
    Good evening, I have to ask you something a little strange.
    I can't catch the correct pronunciation between ford and forward. Is it the same?
    thank you
    Luigi
    "Ford" has just one (long) syllable. "Forward" has two and sounds, in BrE, like "four-wood".

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    Re: I go forward a ford!!

    Here's a link to the pronunciation website "Forvo" and the pronunciation of "forward". It's an AmE pronunciation but you can hear the two syllables. I can't find an audio pronunciation of "ford" at the moment.

    http://www.forvo.com/search/forward/
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    Smile Re: I go forward a ford!!

    you are right. I have tried to pronounce just now and it sounded like in google translator.
    thank you very much
    I see you
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    I am going to set in the bookmark to record Forvo in my starred list

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    Re: I go forward a ford!!

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I can't find an audio pronunciation of "ford" at the moment.
    Here's one.

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    Excuse me Teacher, I have clicked on the last link you suggested (I mean: Oxford). what's the difference between "Bre" and "Name" pronunciation?
    Thanks for your answering
    Luigi

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    Re: I go forward a ford!!

    Quote Originally Posted by scrooge1974 View Post
    Excuse me Teacher, I have clicked on the last link you suggested (I mean: Oxford). what's the difference between "Bre" and "Name" pronunciation?
    Thanks for your answering
    Luigi
    BrE = British English
    NAmE = North American English

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    you're on!

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