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pronunciation

This page is about the noun "pronunciation", which can be both countable and uncountable

pronunciation → uncountable

Meaning: the sounds made when speaking a language or saying a word

Example sentence: She's only been learning English for a year, but her pronunciation is already very good.

pronunciation → countable

Meaning: a particular way of pronouncing a word or a language

Example sentence: Good dictionaries include alternative spellings and alternative pronunciations if they exist.

Quick Quiz:

In which sentence is the word "pronunciation" uncountable?

a. The pronunciation of a word can be very different in different countries.

b. A word can have very different pronunciations in different countries.

Contributor: Matt Errey