Pronouncing the ¨s¨ in ¨plus¨

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Pronouncing the ¨s¨ in ¨plus¨

Is the ¨s¨ always pronounced in this usage (i.e. ¨plus que¨, ¨plus ... que¨), or are there some conditions for when it is and is not pronounced (i.e. ¨plu que¨)? 

(This may be covered in another lesson, but might be a useful tip for this lesson)

Asked 1 year ago
MaartenC1 Kwiziq Q&A super contributor Correct answer

You may find this link useful - your question is answered right up front in the article, and lots more situations discussed. There are also several good YouTube videos from native speakers on the pronunciation of " plus " in different situations. 

https://www.lawlessfrench.com/grammar/plus/

Pronouncing the ¨s¨ in ¨plus¨

Is the ¨s¨ always pronounced in this usage (i.e. ¨plus que¨, ¨plus ... que¨), or are there some conditions for when it is and is not pronounced (i.e. ¨plu que¨)? 

(This may be covered in another lesson, but might be a useful tip for this lesson)

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