Pronunciation. In English, the prefix giga can be pronounced /ˈɡɪɡə/ (a hard g as in giggle), or /ˈdʒɪɡə/ (a soft g as in giant, which shares giga‘s Ancient Greek root, but not pronunciation).
Is Gigantosaurus a word?
However, there has not been a dinosaur named “Gigantosaurus”. No such dinosaur called “Gigantosaurus”. The choice of dinosaur themed text is part of a carefully crafted scheme of work that explores a range of fiction and non-fiction texts over the course of the term topic.
Do you pronounce the h in hallelujah?
In English, the “H” is pronounced in Hallelujah. “Hallelujah” is a Hebrew word, and in English it has an /h/ at the beginning.
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