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clerk, terse, term, jerk: every one of these words contains an "e" and it is pronounced as "e".

However, I have seen "clerk" being treated differently from the other three words: the "e" was underlined in a different way from that of the others. Can you explain why?

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    It's unclear what you're asking, but in the UK, clerk is normally pronounced klɑːk (to rhyme with bark). – Edwin Ashworth Feb 24 '18 at 4:51
  • Please think about how to give your questions titles that indicate what they are about. Everyone posting a question here wants help; a title should be specific so that people will know from looking at it whether they can answer your question, or whether they also want to know the answer. I have revised the title of this question to try to make it clearer; you can edit it yourself if you think a different title would be better. – sumelic Feb 24 '18 at 4:56
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    It's pronounced the same – Andrew MacFie Feb 24 '18 at 5:22
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    @Andrew MacFie Unhelpful. It's pronounced the same way the others are in some countries. Not usually so in the one the language is named after. – Edwin Ashworth Feb 24 '18 at 5:30
  • Wow thank you!That's totally helpful!I took note to edit but I had just delete other 2 questions which weren't in need, thank you for clarify my question!I can't find it anywhere in any books of the social stores! – Heo Lửa Pokabu Feb 24 '18 at 13:12

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