Is the R pronounced in Bonjour?
How do you spell Bonjour?
Is R silent in French?
Usually, at the end of a word, the letter r is NOT silent, but as often in French, there is an exception… In polysyllabic words ending in er, the final r is silent. Here are some examples: aller (to go)
How do you say Salut in English?
What is your name in French?
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