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Pronunciation of Acre

Pronunciation details of Acre

How is Acre pronounced?

International Phonetic Alphabet coded:

  • Acre = 'ɑːkrə ('/ɑː/kr/ə/)
  • acre = 'eɪkər ('//k/ə/r)

Hyphenation of Acre

How is Acre hyphenated?

  • British and American usage: Acre (no hyphenation)

Tongue twisters with Acre

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You can use tongue twisters (phrases that are difficult to articulate properly, especially fast) to help with pronunciation of certain words and sounds. Acre appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Something in a thirty-acre thermal thicket of thorns and thistles thumped and thundered threatening the three-D thoughts of Matthew the thug - although, theatrically, it was only the thirteen-thousand thistles and thorns through the underneath of his thigh that the thirty year old thug thought of that morning.
    (by Meaghan Desbiens)

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