Section 1

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Long "a" - as in "Father"

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name

caas

harm

 

 

Short 'a' - as in 'patte' (In French)

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can

that

 

 

Long 'a' and Short 'a' Sentence Examples

Now Certeinly he was a fair prelaat

He was nat pale as a forpyned goost

(GP 204-05)

 

As leene was his hors as is a rake

And he nas nat right fat, I undertake.

(GP 287-88)