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" This word in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single /', and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction is so common in compound words of this kind, as to become an idiom of pronunciation which... "
Seven Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Complete Hand-book of ... - Page 438
by William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - 1900 - 574 pages
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Manual of English Pronunciation and Spelling: Containing a Full Alphabetical ...

Richard Soule, William Adolphus Wheeler - English language - 1872 - 467 pages
...heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single Õ, and is pronounced ая if written stiljfanl. This contraction is so common in compound words of...easily counteracted without opposing the current of шс language." Walker. Steep, 13. Steeped (sttpt), Note C, p. 34. Sfeep'ing. Stee'plc, 164. Stee'plc-chase....
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Manual of English Pronunciation and Spelling: Containing a Full Alphabetical ...

Richard Soule, William Adolphus Wheeler - English language - 1872 - 467 pages
...IV ' 11 pronounced as If written Stcn-o-graph'ic-al. stil/iani. This contraction : Stc-nog'ra-phist. is so common in compound words of this kind, as to...cannot be easily counteracted without opposing the curStein'boc [Steinbock, 203.] Ste'la (L.). Stel'e-chite (-Mi). Stcl'cne, 143. Stcl'lar, 74, 170. Stel'la-ry,...
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MANUAL OF ENGLISH PRONUNCIATION AND SPELLING

RICHARD SOULE AND WILLIAM A. WHEELER - 1875
...155.] common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single ?!, and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...counteracted without opposing the current of the language." Walker. Steep, 13. Steeped (stept). Note C,p.34. Steep'ing. Stee'ple, 164. Stee'ple-chase. Steep'y,...
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The OrthoŽpist: A Pronouncing Manual Containing about Three Thousand Five ...

Alfred Ayres - English language - 1880 - 201 pages
...word, in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single i, and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...kind, as to become an idiom of pronunciation, which can not be easily counteracted without opposing the current of the language." — Walker. " It is sometimes...
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The OrthoŽpist: A Pronouncing Manual Containing about Three Thousand Five ...

Alfred Ayres - English language - 1881 - 201 pages
...heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single i, and is pronounced as if written stili/ard. This contraction is so common, in compound words of...kind, as to become an idiom of pronunciation, which can not be easily counteracted without opposing the current of the language."— Walker. "It is sometimes...
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Practical Ortheopy and Critique

English language - 1888 - 442 pages
...word, in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single i, and is pronounced as if written stil'yard. This contraction...counteracted without opposing the current of the language." — Walker. Stenography, ste-nog'ra-phy, not ste-n6g'ra-phy. Stentorian, sten-to'ri-an, not sten-t6r'i-an....
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Seven Thousand Words Often Mispronounced!. 45th Thousand Carefully Rev ...

William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - 1898 - 574 pages
...word in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single /, and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...language." Stephano — steT-a-no. " The Tempest." steppe- — step. stereopticon— ste - re - 8p'- tik - 6n (Web.) ; stgr-e-6p'-tik-6n (Won). stereoscope —...
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Ten Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Rev. and Enl. Ed. of "7000 Words ...

William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - English language - 1903 - 656 pages
...word in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single /', and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...Tempest." steppe — stgp. stereopticon — ste - re - 6p' - tik - 6n (Web.) ; stgr-e-6p'-tik-6n (Won). stereoscope — ste'-re-o-skop or steV ; steVeo-skop (Won...
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Ten Thousand Words Often Mispronounced: A Rev. and Enl. Ed. of "7000 Words ...

William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - English language - 1903 - 656 pages
...word in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single i, and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...language." Stephano — steT-a-no. " The Tempest." steppe — st^p. stereopticon — ste - re - 6p'- tik - 6n (Web.) ; stgr-e-6p'-tik-6n (Won). stereoscope —...
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Twelve Thousand Words Often Mispronounced

William Henry Pinkney Phyfe - English language - 1908 - 756 pages
...word in common usage among those who weigh heavy bodies, has contracted its double e into single /, and is pronounced as if written stilyard. This contraction...without opposing the current of the language." Stephano — stef'-a-no. " The Tempest." steppe — step. stereopticon — ste - re - op'- ttk - 6n (Web.) ;...
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