Pronunciation

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the way a word or a language is customarily spoken; "the pronunciation of Chinese is difficult for foreigners"; "that is the correct pronunciation"
  • the manner in which someone utters a word; "they are always correcting my pronunciation"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the manner in which someone utters a word; "they are always correcting my pronunciation" ,
  • the way a word or a language is customarily spoken; "the pronunciation of Chinese is difficult for foreigners"; "that is the correct pronunciation"

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Pronunciation Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Pronunciation is a way a word is usually spoken. It can be affected by many different factors:

Mispronunciation is an actual mistake in speaking. It is not used for how a speaker of a dialect pronounces a word. Examples occur in many place names and personal names. For instance, Leicester Square is actually pronounced "Lester Square".



Pronunciation Sample Sentences in News


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