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"The April rain, the April rain,
Comes slanting down in fitful showers,
Then from the furrow shoots the grain,
And banks are fledged with nestling flowers;
And in grey shawl and woodland bowers
The cuckoo through the April rain
Calls once again."

Mathilde Blind, April Rain
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How do you say "W W"

SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
edited April 2014 in Pronunciation
What's longer to say? "double doublyu" or "doublyu doublyu" and how do you actually say?
Thanks.
Post edited by Lynne on

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  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 8,936 mod
    edited April 2014
    I would say double-u double-u.

    For example try this word:-

    a double r o double-u r double o t.

    and then

    s l o double-u double-u o r m
    Post edited by Lynne on
  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    a r r o w w r o o t?
  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 8,936 mod
    Oops! Sorry. Wrong word - there should have been two words. Try again.
  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    arrow root
    slow worm
  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 8,936 mod
    Slowworm which is a kind of reptile as opposed to a worm that isn't very fast.
  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    wow
  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 8,936 mod
    Shouldn't that be double-u o double-u? ;)
  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    why e s
  • [Deleted User][Deleted User] Posts: 0
    s double u a g o t o m-swagotom . is it okay?
  • SLBSLB Posts: 1,289 ✭✭✭✭
    I think so, @swagotom‌
  • benglishbenglish Posts: 12
    double u hat about double u e double u a n t to double u i n \:D/
  • zohaibzohaib Posts: 133
    aa OR oo urrot then ss|oo uu rom
  • nabillanabilla Posts: 14 Inactive
    is it clear when I usually say it "double double u " ? hahahha
  • nabillanabilla Posts: 14 Inactive
    is it clear when I say "double double u "?hhahah
  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 24,849 mod
    Double you is how it sounds :wink:
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