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Ten thousand words: how to pronounce them

Josephine Turck Baker

Ten thousand words: how to pronounce them

compared with Century, Standard, International and "Old Webster"

by Josephine Turck Baker

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Published by The Correct English publishing co. in Evanston, Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Pronunciation

  • Edition Notes

    Indispensable for cultured people.

    Statementby Josephine Turck Baker.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination162 p.
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17592509M
    OCLC/WorldCa2381019

    A very nice Japanese first word book. I have to order a second copy so I can write out the romaji words. I don't want to ruin my first copy. The writing is all in Hiragana/katana & Romaji (just like the cover and the book explains why in the first few pages) also why I need to order a second copy, so I can write the appropriate Kanji if there is one/5(23). Some of them may look difficult to pronounce at first, but take it very slowly and you will derive much benefit from it. These are the words once spoken thousands of years ago in the Sumerian temples to summon cosmic forces of such scope that the mind clearly balks at trying to picture the rituals that must have accompanied them in those days.

    If you pronounce these words differently, don’t worry—many people do. But here’s how they were originally meant to be pronoun , or years ago—and, according to the dictionary Author: Johanna Read.   Incorrect pronunciation: off – ten. Correct pronunciation: off – en. If there is a bigger red flag for “I am misinformed about how to pronounce something” in our language, I have yet to encounter it. This word and its evolutionary course in American .

    Most Common Russian Words Got questions? Ask them in the Russian Questions and Answers — a place for students, teachers and native Russian speakers to discuss Russian grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and other aspects of the Russian language. Tamil has a numeric prefix for each number from 1 to 9, which can be added to the words for the powers of ten (ten, hundred, thousand, etc.) to form multiples of them. For instance, the word for fifty, ஐம்பது (aimpathu) is a combination of ஐ (ai, the prefix for five) and பத்து (paththu, which is ten).


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