The Curious Case of The Word ‘Iron’

Why it is so tricky to learn the pronunciation of ‘iron’.

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In English, many words underwent metathesis, not only ‘iron’.

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Written by Joanna Bartosz-Donohoe, owner of Anglica Language School

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Anglica Language School

Anglica delivers best-in-class online English language courses for everyone. See everything we do at https://anglicalanguage.com/