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    pronunciation of "chemist"

    I heard a teacher (a non-native speaker) pronouncing the first sound in "chemist"(pharmacy) like in "church". Is that possible? My dictionary states that you should pronounce it as "k".


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    Re: pronunciation of "chemist"

    Quote Originally Posted by kimberly07 View Post
    I heard a teacher (a non-native speaker) pronouncing the first sound in "chemist"(pharmacy) like in "church". Is that possible? My dictionary states that you should pronounce it as "k".
    Yes, your right.. we pronounce the word chemist as [kem-ist]....

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    Re: pronunciation of "chemist"

    Thank you very much.

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