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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  07/FEV/2013 6:26 PM
Assunto:  Professor de universidade
Mensagem:  I've never heard proFEEssor.  The normal pronunciation is proFEHssor.

Sometimes you will hear "police" pronounced "POH-lees" instead of "poh-LEES.  It seems cultural, not regional.  I remember the word "heroin" was pronounced "hero-in" by most people, but criminal/street people would call it "her-ON".

Also, if the professor has a doctorate, I would expect to hear him/her called "Dr. Jones" and not "Professor Jones".  No special title is used with a master's. He/she is Professor Green or Mr./Miss/Ms/Mrs. Green.  Or he may ask students to call him/her by a first name:  Bob, Jane.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Professor de universidade  –  João de CWB  01/FEV/2013, 10:58 AM
Professor de universidade  –  Dale-USA  01/FEV/2013, 1:12 PM
Professor de universidade  –  Teacher  07/FEV/2013, 12:23 AM
Professor de universidade  –  Josi  07/FEV/2013, 9:14 AM
Professor de universidade  –  Teacher  07/FEV/2013, 2:05 PM
Professor de universidade  –  Sidney  07/FEV/2013, 4:28 PM
 Professor de universidade  –  Dale-USA  07/FEV/2013, 6:26 PM
Professor de universidade  –  Sidney  08/FEV/2013, 1:34 AM
Professor de universidade  –  Fran  09/FEV/2013, 8:06 PM
Professor de universidade  –  Sidney  10/FEV/2013, 1:23 AM

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