continental pronunciation definition

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    • a technique of pronouncing Latin and Greek where the vowels have their particular more familiar Continental values, as in German and Italian, the consonants being pronounced mostly as with English. The stricter form of this process of pronouncing Latin techniques the Roman, the modified kind the English, pronunciation. The Continental method of Greek pronunciation is normally called Erasmian.

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