Admission Pronunciation

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

US Pronunciation:
/ədˈmɪʃən/ (uhd-MIH-shun)

- "Ad" is pronounced like the "ad" in "sad"
- "mis" is pronounced like the "mis" in "miss"
- "sion" is pronounced like the "sion" in "vision"

Here's a breakdown of how to pronounce each syllable:
- uh- (like the "u" in "um")
- MIH- (like the "mi" in "mix", with a short "i" sound)
- shun (like the "shun" in "shun", with a short "u" sound)

UK Pronunciation:
/ədˈmɪʃən/ (uhd-MIH-shuhn)

- "Ad" is pronounced like the "ad" in "sad"
- "mis" is pronounced like the "mis" in "miss"
- "sion" is pronounced like the "sion" in "vision", with a slightly longer "u" sound

Here's a breakdown of how to pronounce each syllable:
- uh- (like the "u" in "um")
- MIH- (like the "mi" in "mix", with a short "i" sound)
- shuhn (like the "shun" in "shun", with a slightly longer "u" sound)

Both pronunciations are widely accepted, and the difference is mainly in the vowel sound of the third syllable. In US English, the "u" is pronounced more like "uh", while in UK English, it's pronounced more like "u:" (a longer "u" sound).

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