grammar correction chap 4.1 LFS 6.6
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 17:25:01 PST 2010
Chris Staub wrote:
> On 03/09/2010 05:56 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> David Jensen wrote:
>>> I always use 'an' before soft consonents. It 'may' be incorrect but it
>>> flows off the tongue better.
>> Not in my opinion. The article 'an' is used to prevent two consecutive
>> vowel sounds. To me, su is not a vowel sound. 'A superior fellow'
>> sounds right. 'An superior fellow' sounds wrong.
> I don't disagree - I guess it's just a matter of how exactly you view
> that command. I look at "su" and read "ess you" (separate letters) while
> you apparently always read it is "sue" (one word). Is there any real
> standard for how various commands should be "pronounced"?
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