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The Word “Aggressive”

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The pronunciation of any word in English (or any language at all) is not Universal.  This is because there are many different dialects of The English Language — both throughout America, and also world-wide.  The pronunciations that are presented on GiveMeSomeEnglish!!! are based-upon a combination of both common usage, and the most neutral accent used in The International Common Tongue — a.k.a. “American English”.
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Pronunciation Of The Word “Aggressive”

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Aggressive – For this word:  the “A” turns into a u-schwa;  the “gg” combination is pronounced simply like the single hard letter “g” (this is the standard pronunciation of this letter combination in The Common Tongue);  for the “-ess” suffix – the “e” is short;  the “ss” combination is pronounced simply like the single letter “s” (this is one of two standard pronunciations of this suffix in The Common Tongue);  and for the “-ive” suffix – the “i” turns into an i-schwa, and the final “e” is silent (this is the standard pronunciation of this suffix in The Common Tongue).

/AY-dʒə(ɪ)n-ts/ – /ˈe.dʒə(ɪ)n.ts/ – Notice also that the stress is on the first syllable and that the “ts” ending acts as a separate syllable –

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