How do you say here in Australia?
Here are 4 tips that should help you perfect your pronunciation of ‘here’:
- Break ‘here’ down into sounds: [HEER] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.
- Record yourself saying ‘here’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.
How do you pronounce hear or here?
According to Dictionary.com, hear and here are pronunced /hɪər/, and according to updn.com, both are /hɪr/ /hɪr/.
What is the difference between here and hear?
Simply speaking, here is used when you are referring to the place where you are. It is an adverb, a word that gives more information about a verb or adjective. It can be used to refer to something you are offering to a person, for example, ‘Here is your coffee. Now, the word hear means something entirely different.
Are here and hear homophones?
The words hear and here are homophones: they sound alike but have different meanings.