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English pronunciation of “short”

short

adverb  
 
uk
/ʃɔːt/
How to pronounce short adverb in British English
 
us
/ʃɔːrt/
How to pronounce short adverb in American English
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(Pronunciation of short adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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