Comma Queen: An Episode of Diaeresis

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Diposkan 4 December 2018
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Durasi video: 1 Min. 49 dtk.
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Have you ever heard about diaeresis? No, that’s not what you think! Diaeresis is a symbol consisting of two dots that we sometimes put over a vowel in many languages, including English. In this video Mary Norris, an editor and a proofreader for the New Yorker magazine, nicknamed Comma Queen, will explain when to use diaeresis in the English language in detail, as well as give us a demonstration of how to use some big-scale office supplies.

 
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be on - aktif
a boutique - kedai barang untuk wanita
co-op - mengurung
to co-opt - kooptasi
condition - kondisi
to cooperate - bekerja sama
a department - departemen
a diaeresis - diaeresis
a dot - dot
to indicate - menunjukkan
kind of - agak
meaning - makna
old-fashioned - yg menurut model lama
pencil sharpener - rautan pensil
to pronounce - mengucapkan
to reelect - memilih kembali
to reestablish - menghidupkan kembali
to spell - mengeja
a syllable - suku kata
an umlaut - umlaut
unpleasant - tak enak
to use - menggunakan
a vowel - vokal