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    pronuciation

    I'd like to know if the pronuciation "of" is difference before letter or vowel.

    If do I talk word in inglish britanish in USA, They will be understand?

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    Re: pronuciation

    Quote Originally Posted by SaVoUrY
    I'd like to know if the pronuciation "of" is difference before letter or vowel.

    If do I talk word in inglish britanish in USA, They will be understand?
    Do you mean before a consonant or a vowel? If so, there is no difference. "Of" is pronounced as a short u followeded by v.

    It is the same sound as love withoput the L.

    Most Americans can understand British accents, unless they are very heavy or very Cockney. :wink:

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    If you speak English with a standard British accent, you'll have no problems being understood.

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    Re: pronuciation

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by SaVoUrY
    I'd like to know if the pronuciation "of" is difference before letter or vowel.

    If do I talk word in inglish britanish in USA, They will be understand?
    Do you mean before a consonant or a vowel? If so, there is no difference. "Of" is pronounced as a short u followeded by v.

    It is the same sound as love withoput the L.

    Most Americans can understand British accents, unless they are very heavy or very Cockney. :wink:
    A pack a cigarettes, please. (Schwa?) :D

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    Re: pronuciation

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by SaVoUrY
    I'd like to know if the pronuciation "of" is difference before letter or vowel.

    If do I talk word in inglish britanish in USA, They will be understand?
    Do you mean before a consonant or a vowel? If so, there is no difference. "Of" is pronounced as a short u followeded by v.

    It is the same sound as love withoput the L.

    Most Americans can understand British accents, unless they are very heavy or very Cockney. :wink:
    A pack a cigarettes, please. (Schwa?) :D
    Yeah, for those in a hurry. :wink:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    A pack a cigarettes, please. (Schwa?) :D
    'Here you are.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    A pack a cigarettes, please. (Schwa?) :D
    'Here you are.'

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