Principais contrações do informais no inglês falado nos EUA:1. Lemme:
if you see this spelled, which you usually won't, it is spelled l-e-m-m-e, and is actually the words let + me. Lemme, as in, "Lemme help you with that."2. Wanna:
w-a-n-n-a. Wanna is the combination of the words want and to. "I wanna go to the movies. Do you wanna come along?"3. Dunno:
d-u-n-n-o. Dunno is the combination of the words don't and know. "I dunno how to speak Japanese."4. Lotta and lotsa
. Lotta and lotsa are combinations of the words lot of or lots of. "There are lotsa grammar rules for English."5. Kinda
k-i-n-d-a is a combination of kind and of. Kind of means sort of, or a little.6. Gonna
g-o-n-n-a is a combination of going and to. "I'm gonna go to the movies tonight."7. Gotta
g-o-t-t-a is a combination of the words got and to, and the double t is said as a d sound, listen again, gotta.
Then there are the less known combinations, often of more than two words.
One of them is wheredja
. Wheredja is the combination of the words where + did + you. Wheredja. "I love your shoes. Wheredja get them?"Whadja
: Whadja is the combination of the words what + did + you. "Whadja have for dinner last night."Howdja
: Howdja is the combination of how + did + you. "Howdja like the movie? I thought it was great.
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