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  1. Offroad's Avatar
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    #1

    Smile seven ways

    Seven ways to pronounce ough:

    • dough
    • tough
    • hiccough
    • bough
    • ought
    • cough
    • through

    "If the English language made any sense," wrote Doug Larson, "lackadaisical would have something to do with a shortage of flowers."

  2. karateka_girls's Avatar

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    Re: seven ways

    those words can be very difficult even for english students itself. that's the irregularities and inconsistencies in pronunciation English

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