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weerover O'Carolan pronunciation (34) RE: O'Carolan pronounciation 09 Sep 09


I have so far found 14 valid ways of pronouncing the letter grouping "ough" in English. The Irish pronounce "lough" much as the Scots pronounce "loch", a sound apparently difficult for English speakers from England or the US and known as the velar fricative.

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