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jfranco77
11/20
I want to listen to 45 minutes of Sam and Ben dissecting the wording people use for their tweets and other English language nuance.
stready
11/20
"It's rEveal; it's revelatory -- this word can't decide what it is." This is actually a rule of pronunciation. Initial long vowels become shortened when suffixes are added. Reveal --> revelatory Nation --> national Vain --> vanity Wise --> wisdom In England you still hear it in Private --> privacy, but we in the States have strayed from that one.