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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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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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cat-ion, as it's pussy-tive!
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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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