You shouldn't let poets lie to you. (eonii) wrote in linguaphiles,
You shouldn't let poets lie to you.

Question. :]

In portuguese I always read that the o makes a sound either like that in "boot" or like that in "low" and that all the accents mean is where you put the stress.

But I often here nós pronounced like "nois" . . . Is there a rule that this is based on, or is it just a quirk?
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