Teach me pronounce 'criminal'.

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In the audio book Streamline English Departure Unit 75 3rd paragraph have the sentence: ''James Stephens is a criminal'' I hear:''..... creenal''.Please teach me where is the ''m'' in the word ''criminal''?.Can they omit the''m''?
 

andrewg927

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Re: Teach me pronounce this word

No. You cannot omit the "m".
 
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Re: Teach me pronounce this word

Why I haven't heard the ''m''? Is that a problem of my ear?(I am a Vietnamese)
 

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Re: Teach me pronounce this word

Do you have the audio recording? I can't tell unless I hear it myself. It's not a problem with your ears. Sometimes English learners can't distinguish certain sounds they don't have in their native language. I don't know any Vietnamese so I can't tell but the "m" has to be there.
 

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Re: Teach me pronounce this word

Please note that I have improved your thread title.
 
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