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In the word 'Scent', is the S or the C silent?

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    #Moooose
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    -C
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    This just reminds me of them "hits blunt" memes
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    (Original post by Raventtt)
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    Why? #Moooose
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    Why not both :holmes:
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    Well, say 'sent' - does it sound the same as 'scent'.
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    (Original post by OvergrownMoose)
    #Moooose
    :console: Whatever you want it to be
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    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    :console: Whatever you want it to be
    I want it to be pronounced SKENT #Moooose
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    The P is silent.
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    (Original post by SNK0)
    The P is silent.
    Is that why we can't see it? #Moooose
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    your mum is silent #getrekt
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    (Original post by OvergrownMoose)
    I want it to be pronounced SKENT #Moooose
    So be it
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    (Original post by Reality Check)
    Well, say 'sent' - does it sound the same as 'scent'.
    But, does cent sound the same as scent?
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    (Original post by retro_turtles)
    your mum is silent #getrekt
    Yeah, because you completely failed to please her #Moooose
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    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
    So be it
    k #Moooose
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    (Original post by 1secondsofvamps)
    This just reminds me of them "hits blunt" memes
    faded af backwards is faded af
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    (Original post by OvergrownMoose)
    k #Moooose
    it is pronounced in the way I would say cent though...
    I'm not sure how French I'm thinking right now
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    (Original post by OvergrownMoose)
    Yeah, because you completely failed to please her #Moooose
    she is silent because she ripped her vocal chords from screaming too much mate
 
 
 
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