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Definition of Continental pronunciation

Continental pronunciation
Continental pronunciation Continental pronunciation (of Latin and Greek.) A method of pronouncing Latin and Greek in which the vowels have their more familiar Continental values, as in German and Italian, the consonants being pronounced mostly as in English. The stricter form of this method of pronouncing Latin approaches the Roman, the modified form the English, pronunciation. The Continental method of Greek pronunciation is often called Erasmian.

Meaning of Continental pronunciation from wikipedia

- Continental Portugal (Portuguese: Portugal continental; Portuguese pronunciation: [puɾtuˈgaɫ kõtinẽˈtaɫ]) or mainland Portugal comprises the bulk of the...
- The Papillon (French pronunciation: ​[papijɔ̃], French for 'butterfly[-eared]'), also called the Continental Toy Spaniel, is a breed of dog, of the spaniel...
- to refer to the language group of related dialects found in southern continental Italy, it may also refer more specifically to the dialect of the Neapolitan...
- had "continental" values, much like those in Italian and Standard German; in standard Modern English, they have entirely different pronunciations. The...
- Facundo Pellistri Rebollo (Spanish pronunciation: [faˈkundo peˈlistɾi]; born 20 December 2001) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Premier...
- (French: [milɔʁ]) is a term for an Englishman, especially a noble, traveling in Continental Europe. The term was used in both French and English from the 16th century...
- paste, invented in Turin during Napoleon's regency (1799–1814). The Continental System, imposed by Napoleon in 1806, prevented British goods from entering...
- the continental governing body of football in South America (apart from Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana), and it is one of FIFA's six continental confederations...
- The Celts (/kɛlts, sɛlts/, see pronunciation of Celt for different usages) are a collection of Indo-European peoples in parts of Europe and Anatolia identified...
- Pain aux raisins (French pronunciation: [pɛ̃ o ʁɛzɛ̃] (listen)) or escargot (pronounced [ɛskaʁɡo] (listen)) is a spiral pastry often eaten for breakfast...
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