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    pronunciation of the article A

    When I have the article "a", for example A one-time thing, or A waffle, etc..., when do I pronounce A (as in pArt) and when EI (as in gay)? I hope that the question is clear.

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    i think EI is used when there is a word starts with vowel like A Umbrella
    and a is used when there is a word starts with a consonant after it like A Thing. . .

    is my explanation clear??. . hope it helps. ..

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    Re: pronunciation of the article A

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    When I have the article "a", for example A one-time thing, or A waffle, etc..., when do I pronounce A (as in pArt) and when EI (as in gay)? I hope that the question is clear.

    thank you very very much.
    Please see my reply post #228. As to Yeng23 reply, use an /Fn/ not a as an article for Umbrella.


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    Re: pronunciation of the article A

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    [COLOR=black][FONT=Verdana]Please see my reply post #228.
    Could you tell me how you get to a post number, Buddhaheart?

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    Re: pronunciation of the article A

    Gosh, honestly I wont know. I only know some respondents refer questioners to their ans. w/ post #. Perhaps the Moderator could tell us?

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