English with Kirsty – episode 133
The silent T
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As we learned from the English language thoughts blog recently, you can pronounce the word “often” with or without the T sound in the middle. It doesn’t matter. Both ways are acceptable. However, in some other words, you shouldn’t pronounce the T sound, even though there is a T in the word. I thought we could take a look at some of those words today.
I also wrote a blog post about this subject if you’d like to see the words written down.
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