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Pronunciation Of The Name “Afghanistan”

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The Word “Afghanistan”



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Pronunciation Of The Word “Afghanistan”


Afghanistan – For this word:  the “A” is short;  the “g” is hard;  the “h” is silent;  the second “a” is short;  the “i” is an i-schwa;  and the third “a” is short.

/æf--nih-stæn/ – /æf.ˈgæ.nə(ɪ).stæn/ – Notice also that the stress is on the second syllable –   Take The TOEFL iBT Exam in Afghanistan


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