In other words, “tore” and “tour” are homophones for these people.
Why do people pronounce tour like Tore?
It’s actually an Irish thing — the
or a soft
How do Australians pronounce tour?
Break ‘tour’ down into sounds: [TAW] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.
Is tour one or two syllables?
Wondering why tour is 1 syllable?
Is Tour a French word?
From Old French tour, tourn, from the verb torner, tourner.
How do the British say police?
“Dibble” has been adopted as a British-English derogatory slang term for a police officer. Filth – Normally “The Filth”, UK, the police. Inspiration for the Irvine Welsh novel Filth. Fuzz – As “the fuzz”, used as slang for police officers; of unknown origin.
Is it pronounced tour or tour?
Tour is /tʊə/ = to-er (roughly) – very close to the French pronunciation, but a little less clipped. Apart from my proviso on stress, poor and pour are identical and rhyme with tor.