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    How to pronounce right the word "pear"?

    I have found two different pronunciations of the word "pear", in oxford online dictionaries.One as pa and the other as pea.Which one is right?

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    Re: How to pronounce right the word "pear"?

    You can hear the BrE and AmE pronunciations here.

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    Re: How to pronounce right the word "pear"?

    Hi, please help me with this.
    What is the difference in pronunciation between /peə/ and /per/?

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    Re: How to pronounce right the word "pear"?

    Quote Originally Posted by anhnha View Post
    Hi, please help me with this.
    What is the difference in pronunciation between /peə/ and /per/?
    One from General American (AmE), one from Received Pronunciation (BrE).
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 11-Oct-2013 at 08:07. Reason: Removed potentially rude exclamation!

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