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    Why Do We Pronounce Hotas Hot But Not As Ot As Honesty Is Pronounced By Condering "h "as A Silent Word.so Whats The Differecence

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    Why Do We Pronounce Hotas Hot But Not As Ot As Honesty Is Pronounced By Condering "h "as A Silent Word.so Whats The Differecence
    Hi

    In my opinion "honest" is pronounced with "h" mute due to its Latin ethimology. This, I think, must be the explanation for all the exceptions regarding this type of pronounciation - honest, honesty, honourable, heir, heiress, etc.


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