- For Teachers
Those of you who thought gone rhymed with scone are really slow
Not all, Cindy; check in a dictionary and you will find both pronunciations given.
As well as both the pronounciations shown, Scone can rhyme with soon - if you are talking about a particular palace near Perth in Scotland!
Who's slow now, Cindy?
And if you're an American from the South, scone can rhyme with banana.