Video: pronunciation of 'than'
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极其常用。在柯林斯辞典中， than 是1千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: than /ðæn; ðən/ PREPOSITION
You use than when you are talking about the difference between two people or things.
Children learn faster than adults.
than 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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