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    Default Short Vowel A

    Is Alarm A Short A ?

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Default Re: Short Vowel A

    The first "a" in "alarm" or the second?

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    Default Re: Short Vowel A

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Is Alarm A Short A ?
    Which "a"? Alarm has two. The first one is weak and very short (it's called schwa) and the second is a "long a" (a:)

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