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Autor:  PPAULO
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Data:  05/MAI/2018 7:41 PM
Assunto:  Vexed / Vexing
 
Mensagem:  That reminded me of that rule that we use "a" before sounded "y" and "w", in that case many books say "y" with a "j" sound (which is equivalent to our "i").

The letter u is a vowel in "umbrella" and is not in "university", and so on. It goes with the way it ´s sounded.
The letter w

https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/when-is-w-a-vowel

And, good answer Ricardo, spot on!


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Vexed / Vexing  –  Intruder  04/MAI/2018, 10:52 AM
Vexed / Vexing  –  Ricardo - EMB  04/MAI/2018, 6:16 PM
 Vexed / Vexing  –  PPAULO  05/MAI/2018, 7:41 PM
Vexed / Vexing  –  Intruder  06/MAI/2018, 9:16 AM
Vexed / Vexing  –  PPAULO  06/MAI/2018, 1:44 PM

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