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Postby Cid_Highwind » Tue 10.18.2005 11:06 pm

When you say "natsukashii" is do you say they last i? does this apply for all doubled letters? If it was another vowel character like e would I say it then?
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RE: Another question.

Postby Harisenbon » Wed 10.19.2005 1:17 am

When having a double character, the sounds is simply stretched out. "ou" is pronounced "oooooh" and ii is "iiiiiiii"

There are some exceptions, but that is the general rule.
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