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Why not create an option to record the pronunciation of each syllable of a word?

I checked the Google TTS and Ivona TTS can not utter each syllable of a word.

I think it's necessary for native speakers to do that work.

my biggest reason is that the polyglot Luca Lampariello recommends listening slowly to each word in audio.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r05ropOnt3s

October 1, 2017

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The problem is that sounds change depending on their environment. So pronouncing words syllabically does not necessarily help you to understand them or pronounce the correctly when speaking at a quicker speed, or even when saying the word slowly as a whole word. For example, syl lab i cal ly ( which is how I would have divided it when doing drills in elementary school) is pronounaced sihl ab ihk kli/.

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