beleaguered - phonetics


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Could you please help me to write phonetics translation of the word 'beleaguered'?

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  • xqby

    Senior Member
    English (U.S.)
    Well welcome, Mister (miss?) Dolphin! I assume you mean into IPA characters? If you search for the word at it gives you a pronunciation guide.

    They don’t include the “ed,” but I would say that it’s:


    Senior Member
    English English
    Hi Dolphin and welcome to the forum:)
    This is how I would say it, in my variety of British English where an r after a vowel sound isn't pronounced:

    EDIT: Mr.XQBY, being an American gentleman who pronounces his r's, has included an /r/ in his transcription.
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