I need to know the correct pronunciation of the word "mature". Is it məˈtʃʊr, məˈtjʊə(r) or məˈtʊr? And which one is mostly used, across the globe.
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In most cases it is pronounced
This is just based on the average English dialect/accent, although the other pronunciations are widely used by lots of people.
Theoretically, the correct pronunciation would be
South Africa has an overwhelming amount of people pronouncing it as