How to Pronounce er?

Correct pronunciation for the word "er" is [ˈɜː], [ˈɜː], [ˈɜː].

What are the misspellings for er?

"Er" in context

Er is a colloquial term referring to the letter R when used in the English language. It is usually used to express a sound more easily. For example, "I erd it on the news" for "I heard it on the news". It is also a common part of many colloquialisms such as "gonna", "fer", and "wanna".

The usage of "er" as opposed to "r" is often seen as an indicator of regional dialects or off colloquialism, though it is not necessarily an indicator of any of these.

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