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    Smile help me

    Hi
    we can pronunce (R) in how many ways(I mean in AM and BE accent) ?


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    Re: help me

    Quote Originally Posted by mozhgan View Post
    Hi
    we can pronunce (R) in how many ways(I mean in AM and BE accent) ?

    There's only one common way - /ɹ/
    However, in BrE [r] is not pronounced in card or car, whereas it is in many AmE accents.
    BrE "car" = /ka:/
    AmE "car" = /ka
    ɹ/
    But you'd need to listen to sound files to hear how
    /ɹ/is pronounced.


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    Re: help me

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    There's only one common way - /ɹ/
    However, in BrE [r] is not pronounced in card or car, whereas it is in many AmE accents.
    BrE "car" = /ka:/
    AmE "car" = /ka
    ɹ/
    But you'd need to listen to sound files to hear how
    /ɹ/is pronounced.
    Hi
    thanks a lot


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