Posted by Mohammad on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:08pm.
i usually go to dictionary. c o m for words but isnt com USA? there is no dictionary . ca so that mean that pronounciation on dictionary site isnt canadain? i looking for canadian pronounciation.
- English - Ms. Sue, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:12pm
I don't think there is such a dictionary online. Accents vary from place to place in both Canada and the U.S. Use the pronunciations in any standard dictionary.
- english - Mohammad, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:16pm
ok thank you ms. sue :) can I know if there is a pronounciation canadian voice thing online? like you type in a word and they say it in that canadian accent.
- English - Ms. Sue, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:25pm
I didn't find any site like that. I suggest you ask a friend whose native language is English to pronounce some words for you.
- english - Mohammad, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:27pm
ok thank you ms. sue :)
- english - Writeacher, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:32pm
The only one I can suggest is the Oxford English Dictionary -- www.oed.com
You may have to create an account, and I don't know if it's free or not, but it's worth checking out.
- english - Writeacher, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 5:39pm
Other places to check on are the library websites of various Canadian universities. Here's one:
- english - Mohammad, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 6:08pm
thank you Writeacher for help i will try all those sites out :)
- english - Writeacher, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:16pm
Here's another idea to try.
1. Go to http://www.onelook.com
2. Enter the word.
3. The results will show up in different dictionaries -- look at the list at the left. You'll see this:
Compact Oxford English Dictionary
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