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    Short Vowel A

    Is Alarm A Short A ?


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    Re: Short Vowel A

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


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    Re: Short Vowel A

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    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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