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This tag is for questions which a dictionary cannot answer about the sound, intonation, and stress of how words are uttered or produced.

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recognize the word vilify. I'm wondering if my pronunciation is too bad or Siri has a problem in the voice recognition. …
asked Jul 2 '16 by Makoto Kato
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Sometimes I have a problem in distinguishing "L" and "R" in spoken English. I wonder if native speakers distinguish well the pronunciations of "L" and "R". For example, how about "leave" and "reave" …
asked Oct 12 '15 by Makoto Kato
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The song "Moon River" has been sung by many singers. I particularly like Ann Margret's version. There are several videos on YouTube with this version; one of them is at this link. You can easily find …
asked Dec 10 '15 by Makoto Kato
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Jessica Lange was born and brought up in Minnesota. It seems to me that her southern accent in the movie is a bit too exaggerated (read overacted) compared to that of Tommy Lee Jones. Am I mistaken? …
asked Jan 16 '16 by Makoto Kato