Address Pronunciation

The pronunciation of Address differs slightly between US and UK English:

US Pronunciation:
/əˈdrɛs/ (uh-DRESS)

- "Ad" is pronounced like the "ad" in "sad"
- "dress" is pronounced like the "dress" in "dress"

Here's a breakdown of how to pronounce each syllable:
- uh- (like the "u" in "um")
- DRESS (like the "dress" in "dress")

UK Pronunciation:
/əˈdrɛs/ (uh-DREHSS)

- "Ad" is pronounced like the "ad" in "sad"
- "dress" is pronounced like the "dress" in "dress" with a slightly different vowel sound

Here's a breakdown of how to pronounce each syllable:
- uh- (like the "u" in "um")
- DREHSS (like the "dress" in "dress" with a more open "e" sound)

Both pronunciations are widely accepted, and the difference is mainly in the vowel sound of the second syllable. In US English, the "e" is pronounced more like "eh", while in UK English, it's pronounced more like "eh" with a slightly longer and more open "e" sound.

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