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" Either and neither are so often pronounced eye-ther and nigh-ther, that it is hard to say to which class they belong. Analogy, however, without hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound of long open e, rather than that of /', and rhymes them with breather,... "
Seven Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Complete Hand-book of ... - Page 196
by William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - 1900 - 574 pages
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A critical pronouncing dictionary, and expositor of the English language ...

John Walker - Reference - 1797 - 576 pages
...clafs they belong. Analogy, however, without hefitation, gives the diphthong the found of long open t, rather than that of /', and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation Mr. Garrick always gave to thefe Words ; but the true analogical found of...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - English language - 1807 - 962 pages
...idea annexed to it. (24 1). 252. Either and neither are so often pronounced eyc-ther and ragh-ther, that it is hard to say to which class they belong....hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound of long open , rather than that of t. and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - English language - 1806 - 87 pages
...(241). .j2. Eitatr aiut-ftf* ae^s often pronounced eye-ther aid nigb-tLer, tfcat ft*i hard to say to which class they belong. Analogy, however,...hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound of long open'c, rathe;- than that of ;', and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the English Language...

John Walker - 1822 - 691 pages
...it (241). 53. Either and neither are so often pronounced eye-tker and nigh- 1 her, that it is bard to say to which class they belong. Analogy, however,...hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound of long open . rather than that of t, and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation...
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A critical pronouncing dictionary [ed. by J. Murdoch].

John Walker - 1827
...Either and neither are so often pronounced eye-tlier and nigh-ther, that it is hard to say to xihich class they belong. Analogy, however, without hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound of lang- open <, rather than that of i, and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language: In ...

John Walker - English language - 1828 - 783 pages
...idea annexed to it. 241 . '&. Either and neither are so often pronounced eye-ther and nigh-tlier, that it is hard to say to which class they belong....without hesitation, gives the diphthong the sound f long open <:, rather than that of i, and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the English Language...

John Walker - 1834
...idea annexed to it, (241.) 252. Either and neither are so often pronounced eye-ther and nigh-ther, that it is hard to say to which class they belong..../', and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation Mr. Garrick always gave to these words ; but the true analogical sound of...
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A critical pronouncing dictionary. With a suppl., by E. Smith

John Walker - 1881
...idea annexed to it. (841.) 252. Either and neither are во often pronounced eye-ther and nig/i-ther, that it is hard to say to which class they belong....diphthong the sound of long open e, rather than that oft, and rhymes them with breather, one who breathes. This is the pronunciation Mr. Garrick always...
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