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    Pronunciation: statesman vs statesmen

    Hi, there.
    According to the Oxford Online Dictionary these words have the same transcription /ˈsteɪtsmən/. So, the only way to learn that one is speaking about singular or plural is to suggest it according to the context, isn't it?
    I guess the same transcription have words [whatever]man and [whatever]fisherman, don't they?

    Thank you, for your reply.

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    Re: Pronunciation: statesman vs statesmen

    Yes to both questions.

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