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    "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"? "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Hi teachers,

    I would like to know how to pronounce these words correctly:
    "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"?
    "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Many thanks.

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    Re: "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"? "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Those are not rhymes.

    Click here to hear the pronunciation of the name 'Arthur', then put 'steward' in the Search box on that page.

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    Re: "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"? "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?


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    Re: "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"? "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Naeem PTC View Post
    Hi teachers,

    I would like to know how to pronounce these words correctly:
    "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"?
    "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Many thanks.
    Also "ski-word" is not an English word.
    "Steward" rhymes with "skewered" if that's any help!
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 16-Sep-2012 at 22:31.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Re: "Arthur" ryhmes with "father"? "Steward" rhymes with "ski-word"?

    Here is a link to the AmE pronunciation of the word 'steward': inogolo - Pronunciation of steward : How to pronounce steward

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