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    nimsooze is offline Member
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    "Burke" is a surname.how does it pronounced?

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    It sounds like "turk".

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    It sounds like "turk".
    But "Burke" has an extra "e" at the end . Does it make any difference?

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    No, it doesn't make a difference. The <e> is silent.

    Burke = bir as in bird + k

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