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    Seventy

    Do Americans skip the "t" in seventy?

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    Re: Seventy

    Maybe some do. I don't, but it might sound more like "d" than "t".

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    Re: Seventy

    The /v/ also can disappear in some American accents, leaving "senny". I'm pretty sure I render it that way myself when speaking casually.
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