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How Do the British Pronounce Scarce?

FAQs Jackson Bowman July 23, 2022

I say /ˈskɛɚs/ (similar to American), some of my family members (from South West England) say /ˈskɛɹs/. The standard British pronunciation is /ˈskɛəs/.

Are there two ways to pronounce scarce?

In the US, ‘scarce’ and ‘scarcity’ both have the ‘air’ sound in the middle, not the ‘ar’ sound (as in ‘farce’), with the exception of certain rather rare dialects.

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Break ‘scarce’ down into sounds: [SKAIRS] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them. Record yourself saying ‘scar’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.

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How do you pronounce scarce in America?

Break ‘scarce’ down into sounds: [SKAIRS] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them. Record yourself saying ‘scar’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.

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The two pronunciations used to coexist, but today “tom-ah-to” is the more British pronunciation and “tom-ay-to” is the more American pronunciation. However, you still hear both in Canada and in some American regions where the British pronunciation was particularly popular in early America.

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References:

  1. https://forum.wordreference.com/threads/pronunciation-scarce.3117003/
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E88P9HQLWzc
  3. https://youglish.com/pronounce/scarce/english/aus
  4. https://www.angmohdan.com/22-words-with-british-and-american-pronunciations-that-may-confuse-you/
  5. https://www.howtopronounce.com/hatchett
  6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEbDNgqExKE
  7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSsK-mVJuuQ
  8. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G31SF6zi2PU
  9. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwGskwqo-YI
  10. https://youglish.com/pronounce/scarce/english/us
  11. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bqCcdVvGfGw
  12. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljJrrGgoLOU
  13. https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/how-to-pronounce-tomato
  14. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CaHzKX9Z4Uk
  15. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PbLZVyCEnZA

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