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Autor:  Tiago T.
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  25/JUN/2007 11:33 AM
Assunto:  Accent reduction
Mensagem:  I was listening to the audio file sent by "The real Alexandre" and it got me thinking. For some time now, I've been forcing myself to say "pronunciation" [prənʌnsi'eiʃn] rather than "pronounciation" [prənaʊnsi'eiʃn], but the person who recorded the audio file (who I assume to be a native speaker), fails to make this distinction. Did he mispronounce the word? Is it acceptable to pronounce the word the way he did?

Thanks everyone.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Accent reduction  –  Dale/CR  25/JUN/2007, 12:20 AM
Accent reduction  –  The real Alexandre  25/JUN/2007, 3:42 AM
 Accent reduction  –  Tiago T.  25/JUN/2007, 11:33 AM
Accent reduction  –  José Roberto  25/JUN/2007, 1:16 PM
Accent reduction  –  Tiago T.  25/JUN/2007, 1:38 PM
Accent reduction  –  Dale/CR  25/JUN/2007, 1:29 PM
Accent reduction  –  Márcio Farias  25/JUN/2007, 9:51 AM
Accent reduction  –  Dale/CR  25/JUN/2007, 1:52 PM
Accent reduction  –  Paulo S  26/JUN/2007, 12:05 AM
Accent reduction  –  Dale/CR  26/JUN/2007, 1:10 AM
Accent reduction  –  Paulo S  26/JUN/2007, 9:42 PM

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