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Autor:  pat
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Data:  04/JUN/2003 8:10 AM
Assunto:  Re: How to pronounce 'poor'
 
Mensagem:  In the rural southern dialect and in AAVE, "poor" is often pronounced "po-Ur" - with two syllables, whereas the standard version is "pUr" (one syllable).


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
How to pronounce 'poor'  –  Renato  03/JUN/2003, 8:40 PM
Re: How to pronounce 'poor'  –  Ricardo - EMB -  03/JUN/2003, 11:07 PM
 Re: How to pronounce 'poor'  –  pat  04/JUN/2003, 8:10 AM

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