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What does it mean though?
However; in spite of this; anyway; despite this: small, but However important change.
How do we pronounce though?
The letter T is definitely silent?
In practice yes, in practice quiet if someone does not make much effort to pronounce it. When we have a group of consonants here /ktl/, one sound is often not heard. The linguistic term for this is “dissimilation”.
T is silent in the restaurant?
Re: pronunciation question quiet “T“
Native speakers on these cassettes pronounce “T” very clearly in some words such as ‘often’, ‘a restaurant‘, etc.
T is silent in the pestle?
In all these T is an quiet. There are no exceptions: there are no words with such a spelling in which it is customary to pronounce T. However, as it is written pestle indicates to anyone sensitive to this subregularity, usually ˈpesl. The word rhymes with vessel.