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How can we say the worst?
Is H silent in huge?
When people do this, they don’t just casually or lazily lower their sound. This “hour“-falling out occurs in a certain environment – only in words beginning with “huh”. If they throw it in hugethey also throw him into humor, wet, humiliation, huge and Hugh.
L is silent in the calm?
The answer is 1066 and 2000 years of invasions, occupations and political complexities that go far beyond “correctness”. “calmness‘actually has silent l because of 1066; however, in some regions it has a weakly pronounced l. Why? Because that’s how language works naturally over time.
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 consonant cluster here /ktl/, one sound is often not heard. The linguistic term for this is “dissimilation”.