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    pronounciation

    How is poem pronounced?I have come across people pronouncing poem with e silent....plz help me

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    Re: pronounciation

    Quote Originally Posted by Ayushi Gupta View Post
    How is poem pronounced?I have come across people pronouncing poem with e silent....plz help me
    It entirely depends on your accent/origin.

    I'm from the South of England and to me, it is pronounced "PO-IM". However, people from other parts of the world pronounce it as if it only has one syllable "POME" (rhymes with the city of Rome).

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