English words can be really confusing sometimes.
In these how-to-pronounce episodes published on Fridays, I’ll help you with the pronunciation of confusing words and common names.
This week we’re going to talk about the word ‘acknowledge’.
Here’s a loose transcription of the words as explained in the episode:
Know: now [IPA: noʊ]
Knowledge: naa-l’dj [IPA: ˈnɑːlədʒ]
Acknowledge: uhk-naa-l’dj [IPA: əkˈnɑːlədʒ]
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