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    Default how to pronounce "a" and "an" in American English?

    Dear teachers,

    Could you please tell me how to pronounce "a" and "an" in American English?
    I know that "a" can be pronounced as [ə] or [ei] and "an" can be pronounced as [ən] or [n]. So would you please tell me when the world "a" should be pronounced as [ə] and when it should be pronounced as [ei]?

    Thank you in advance.
    Last edited by dut_thinker; 29-Feb-2012 at 23:00.

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