Audio intro from Kerin
BrE /ɑːˈtɪstɪkli/ – aa·tis·tuh·klee
Practice saying it: The film was both commercially and artistically successful.
BrE /ˈlɒdʒɪkli/ – lo·juhk·lee
Practice saying it: Don’t be too hard on yourself. I think you acted logically under the circumstances.
BrE /ˈstəʊɪkli/ – sto·uhk·lee
Practice saying it: They were very professional and reacted stoically to the news.
BrE /ˈvɜːtɪkli/ – ver·tuh·klee
Practice saying it: The exhibition was pretty cool! The pieces were hanging vertically from the ceiling as soon as you came in.
Can you think of any other words ending in -ally?
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6 thoughts on “Silent Letter ‘A’ a pronunciation guide”
I actually made it to the end of the que.
Great example! Actually (AK-chu-lee!) ps. watch the spelling: queue 😀
I practically decided not to go through with it.
Another good example – well done
you must help the staff technically.
tomato vegetable is also now growing commercially.
Good examples Sanga!
TEK-nuk-lee and kuh-MUR-shu-lee ☺️
ps. we would say tomato plant