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4 thoughts on “ue as in blue

      1. alison Post author

        They get confused because /ue/ is really two sounds, /y/+/oo/ and some words (e.g. due/dew, stupid, tutor) are pronounced with /ue/ in some accents (e.g. Australian and Uk English) but only /oo/ in other accents (e.g. US English).

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