Choose the word which has the underlined part pronounced differently from the rest: decreasusreachdevelop
Correct answer: GET
Knowledge: Pronunciation -ed
– The ending /ed/ is pronounced /t/: When the verb ends in /s/, /f/, /p/, /ʃ/, /tʃ/, /k/.
– The ending /ed/ is pronounced /id/: When the verb ends in /t/ or /d/.
– The ending /ed/ is pronounced /d/ for the rest of the cases.
A. decreas /dɪˈkriːst/
B. us /juːzd/
C. reach /riːtʃt/
D. develop /dɪˈvel.əpt/
The underlined part of sentence B is pronounced /d/ and the rest is /t/