1. Is this about emphasis or the "connecting" 'r'? If it is the former I don't think I've heard it.
2. Couldn't think of anything except "nuke" and "Nuuk"
3. Don't think I've heard this.
4. As said before probably a Cockney accent. I get this.
5. I think the same sound (or a similar one) would be interpreted differently in different contexts here.
6. In my accent koala has three syllables. I can't imagine this is what is being got at.
7. Unless it's the lengthening of the final vowel they sound the same to me.
8. I know the first vowel is often a schema here, which might not be audible sometimes.
9. So you put the emphasis somewhere else? Weird.
10. "Wall" is pronounced with a different vowel in a British accent. (To rhyme with brawl)
11. As you said that syllable is muffled.
13. I'm one of these people. Also can be pronounced "gLACEier". Again is the emphasis somewhere else in the USA?
14. Yes, this was easy to get.
15. Linking 'r' again.
16. Never heard the emphasis on "cop" before.
17. Could only think of "feud" (which I don't know how to pronounce).
18. Heard this but it is rare and considered "posh".
19. Linking 'r' and the 'y' sound in the "Cu" syllable?
20. Muffling a syllable again.
21. In the North of England the sound made by "u" here is replaced by the same sound as in "put" (so that "put" rhymes with "but"). I hear this quite a lot.
22. See above.
The pronunciations are different but neither is wrong.
1. Is the "r" sound inserted at the end of words that have no "r" at the end called a "connecting" 'r'? Then why does it appear at the end of sentences?
3. You never heard someone say condom? Americans emphasize the first syllable. Brits I've heard (to my ear) comically over-emphasize the second syllable.
5. I got this from the Jihadi John tape
6. The way this guy was saying "cooler" it also had 3 syllables.
7. no it's that the initial vowel sound is totally different.
9. Not really in a different place, the large bold letters represent what sounds like comic overemphasis. So, just not as emphasized. Also an American would rhotacize the final vowel, since the words ends with an "r."
13. The accent isn't in a different place but again, the stressed syllable sounds comically overemphasized to me. Also an American would use an "s" sound in the middle not an "sh"
17. northern Irish accent I think, used in promotional materials.
18. heard on documentaries often.
An American does not stress the second syllable at all. This sounds so odd to my ear. But he's talking fast so the stress is less than how I've often heard other British people say it.
Sorry about that.
Hope you get what I mean. I notice knowing more languages does not make it easier in this case, because reading the "phonetic word" my mind thinks in different accents all at once haha. The "a" in one language is pronounced very different in another ( and even in its own language, see the famous Ghoti reference)
Some it may be down to the vowel mergers occuring on the US in which on some words e, i and u sound and are pronounced the same to US ears but in Br E remain distinct.
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