Is Tour pronounced like Tore?
In other words, “tore” and “tour” are homophones for these people.
How do you say literally in Australia?
Break ‘literally’ down into sounds: [LIT] + [UH] + [RUH] + [LEE] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them. Record yourself saying ‘literally’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.
Why do people pronounce tour differently?
Mostly the reason is regional accents. It simply depends on where its being said. In some Southern states it can be pronounced quite differently, Eastern states as well.
What do Australians pronounce wrong?
Smissen said a commonly mispronounced word is ‘clothes,’ saying that Australians often drop the TH sounds from the word. ‘This one will get reduced down to just “cloze”,’ Smissen said. ‘There is no TH, the TH is turfed, thrown out, it’s removed, it’s ditched, it’s bye-bye TH,’ Smissen quipped.