Incorrect Vocab Reading Audio for 回す


#1

Sounds like あわす instead of まわす


#2

If I try I can hear it the way you’re suggesting, but I hear まわす just fine.


#3

Same here.


#4

You might want to read some of these threads:

1 Potentially mistaken reading recording?
2 https://community.wanikani.com/t/平ら-is-read-like-たいら-or-はいら/11390/21
3 来 Pronunciation question


#5

Figured it out: he’s not enunciating enough for a beginner to hear in isolation with no context words. That’s my story and I’m sticking with it.


#6

I see where you’re coming from but if it has the same syllabic (which it does) and the other syllables are the same, just assume it’s your listening ability


#7

And this is one reason I’m not learning Chinese


#8

Right? I figured someday, maybe, I’ll try to learn to read it, but to speak/understand speech…:dizzy_face: Certainly not at the same time as Japanese, at least.


#9

Btw, speaking of incorrect readings - is it just me or does 一人暮らし really sound like there is く instead of ぐ there?


#10

Probably not good to ask this in a hijacked topic. If there is useful info brought up maybe nobody will find it.