Onion



How is the word onion pronounced?

The
on in the first syllable is pronounced like the un in fun, bun, and sun. The following i is like the y in yes, yellow, and young. The final o is like the a in China. The main stress is on the first syllable. We need not tell you what this word mean.

How is the word sour pronounced?

Many Indians tend to pronounce the word
sour like four, pour, and door. This word, however, is not pronounced in that fashion. The word sour rhymes with shower, our and power.




COURTESY : The Hindu (The National News-Paper) - India





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