RE: Past tense of beat? page 2
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nona the britThe pronunciation of beat does not change.
I am a little confused
In sentences like "He beat her to death" won't the pronunciation be 'bet'?
AnonymousNo. I will sound like beet either way.nona the britThe pronunciation of beat does not change.I am a little confusedIn sentences like "He beat her to death" won't the pronunciation be 'bet'?
Unlike read, which does change from reed to red in pronunciation, I will beat the drum tomorrow and I beat the drum yesterday sound exactly the same. It does NOT sound like bet.
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