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Lecture 3: The Schwa (II)
he schwa is the most common English vowel. These sentences, except for the first, all have an a, e, i, o, and u (in bold type) that is a schwa.
Madonna and Maria sat in their pajamas and had bananas and Coca Cola.
Evidence shows the elephant ate the octopus.
Korean celebrities form a successful category.
The principal opposes difficult problems.
Crocodiles and alligators suppress ambivalence.