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English pronunciation of “observe”

observe

 
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/əbˈzɜːv/
How to pronounce observe in British English
 
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/-ˈzɝːv/
How to pronounce observe in American English
 
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How to pronounce observable in British English
 
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How to pronounce observable in American English
 
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How to pronounce observably in British English
 
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How to pronounce observably in American English
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