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    Default pronunciation of " statues"

    Is there anther pronunciation to the word statue or just this pronunciation /stæʈʃu:/

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    Default Re: pronunciation of " statues"

    Careful pronouncers will make it sound like "sta-tewes/stat-ewes". Most of the time (in BrE), it will sound like "sta-chews".
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: pronunciation of " statues"

    Many thanks
    Is it correct to pronounce it "sta-tewes/stat-ewes"

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    Default Re: pronunciation of " statues"

    If you have the lingual dexterity for it, it's fine.

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    Default Re: pronunciation of " statues"

    /ˈstæʧ u:/ and /ˈstæt ju:/ are both accepted pronunciations in BrE.

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