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How to pronounce folly

What does folly mean?

1 : lack of good sense or normal prudence and foresight his folly in thinking he could not be caught. 2a : criminally or tragically foolish actions or conduct. b obsolete : evil, wickedness especially : lewd behavior.

How is Folly Beach pronounced?

Is the T silent in exactly?

When the T and D sounds come between two other consonant sounds, many Americans will drop them. But when we add the -ly ending, it now comes between two consonants. You’ll hear a lot of native speakers say ‘exactly‘, with no T sound. Exactly, exactly.

How do you spell folly?

Correct spelling for the English word “folly” is [fˈɒli], [fˈɒli], [f_ˈɒ_l_i] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

What does folly mean?

1 : lack of good sense or normal prudence and foresight his folly in thinking he could not be caught. 2a : criminally or tragically foolish actions or conduct. b obsolete : evil, wickedness especially : lewd behavior.

How is Folly Beach pronounced?

Is the T silent in exactly?

When the T and D sounds come between two other consonant sounds, many Americans will drop them. But when we add the -ly ending, it now comes between two consonants. You’ll hear a lot of native speakers say ‘exactly‘, with no T sound. Exactly, exactly.

How do you spell folly?

Correct spelling for the English word “folly” is [fˈɒli], [fˈɒli], [f_ˈɒ_l_i] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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