Kraut's English phonetic blog
occasional observations on English pronunciation features, phonetics, teaching and learning
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
/ri/ - /rɪ/ - /ri:/?
The English word-stock contains many items which begin with the syllable <re->
. Here's a poster illustrating what I mean.The words are:
One may even replace "designed" by "redesigned".
Do you know how <re-> is pronounced and which rule applies here?
Transcriptions will be published later.