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    hey... i wanted to know how people pronounce the words "cation" and "anion".
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    It's pronunciation (sorry for being pedantic!)
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    (Original post by Mathemagician)
    hey... i wanted to know how people pronounce the words "cation" and "anion".
    cat - ion & an - ion !!
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    cataion ,anaion
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    (Original post by Mathemagician)
    hey... i wanted to know how people pronounce the words "cation" and "anion".
    cat-eee-on
    an-eee-on
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    (Original post by Bezza)
    It's pronunciation (sorry for being pedantic!)
    oh......
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    cat-ion and an-ion since they are clearly compound nouns
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    cat-ion, as it's pussy-tive!
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    lol, i learnt that at school too!
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    (Original post by juno_the)
    cat-ion, as it's pussy-tive!
    :rofl:
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    CataIon
    Ani: on

    For anyone that does phonetics! aI = eye and i: = ee
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    anee-on.
    Cation as in atien in patient.
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    (Original post by Jenna999)
    For anyone that does phonetics! aI = eye and i: = ee
    i do phonetics. this doesn't count because the cat and the an are affixes. it's the ion that's the main noun.
 
 
 
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