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    Lukas Dang is offline Newbie
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    Default Pronounce R or not

    I always hear people in videos pronounce the R for example in: car, world, word, argument etc. But in my dictionary these kind of words don't have R written in their pronounciation. So is it ok to not pronounce it? Is there a difference?

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    Default Re: Pronounce R or not

    Welcome to the forum, Lukas.

    Speakers of some varieties of English pronounce the /r/; speakers of other varieties don't. See: Rhotic and non-rhotic accents - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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