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English pronunciation of “elect”

elect

 
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/ɪˈlekt/
How to pronounce elect in British English
 
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How to pronounce elect in American English
 
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How to pronounce electable in British English
 
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How to pronounce electable in American English
 
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/ɪˈlekt/
How to pronounce elect in British English
 
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