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    the schwa_phoneme or allophone?

    could you pleaze explain to me that the schwa ( which is pronounced like "uh"/"er") is wether a phoneme or allophone?

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    Re: the schwa_phoneme or allophone?

    I'd say it's a phoneme- it has its own symbol and can replace many different vowel sounds.

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