An

Now, English is about as good at following rules as a toddler on a sugar rush in a petting zoo, but we’ve got a pretty good thing going with “A before words that start with a pronounced consonant, an before words that start with a pronounced vowel.” Why would you want to mess with that just for one profession?

2 thoughts on “An

  1. Oh yes, so agree with this. Also “hotel”. If you pronounce the H don’t use An. If, on the other hand, yer a bit of a geezer then fine, you can use phrases such as “awright guvnah, where to? A confrunce at an ‘otel? I know the place… So yer some kind of an ‘istorian or summfin’?”

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