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How to pronounce 'one'?



 
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How to pronounce 'one'? #1 (permalink) Thu Dec 18, 2008 2:03 am   How to pronounce 'one'?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #234 "Phrasal Verbs used with Criminal Activity", question 7

After a one-hour high-speed chase, the police finally ......... the criminal.

(a) put over
(b) pulled over
(c) beat over
(d) kept up

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #234 "Phrasal Verbs used with Criminal Activity", answer 7

After a one-hour high-speed chase, the police finally pulled over the criminal.

Correct answer: (b) pulled over

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Hi,
I wonder shouldn't we use "an" one-hour high -speed chase instead of "a" in this case?
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How to pronounce 'one'? #2 (permalink) Thu Dec 18, 2008 8:40 am   How to pronounce 'one'?
 

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'One' is pronounced with an initial consonant sound, /w/.
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How to pronounce 'one'? #3 (permalink) Sat Jun 08, 2013 14:49 pm   How to pronounce 'one'?
 

pulled over = caught ? or stopped the criminal on the pavement?
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How to pronounce 'one'? #4 (permalink) Sat Jun 08, 2013 15:30 pm   How to pronounce 'one'?
 

It means that the police made the driver stop by the side of the road.

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