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  1. dodgerfan2002
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    AE: there/air

    In AE, does "there" rhyme with "air"?

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    Re: AE: there/air

    Quote Originally Posted by dodgerfan2002
    In AE, does "there" rhyme with "air"?
    Yes, and sometimes it -ere rhymes with the underlined portion in the word "sir".

    There are = th-air are
    There are = th-ir are

  3. dodgerfan2002
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    Re: AE: there/air

    i thought the word sir was pronounced like sur. lol

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    Re: AE: there/air

    It is- I think that is what Casiopea means.

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