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Reducing: DO & DOES In Questions Part 2

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Reducing: DO & DOES – In Questions Part 2

How do you know? – How do you know?
hæɔ dʉː jʉː nəʉ – hæɔ də jʉː nəʉ

What do I want? – What do I want?
wɔt dʉː ɑe wɔnt – wɔɽəɑe wɔn[t]

Why do we think that? – Why do we think that?
wɑe dʉː wiː θɪŋk ðæt – wɑe də wi(ː) θɪŋ[k]ðæt

Where do they study? – Where do they study?
weːɽə ðæɪ ˈstɐdi – weː də ðæɪ ˈstɐdi

When do I leave? – When do I leave?
wen dʉː ɑe liːv – wen də‿ɑe liːv

Which do you choose? – Which do you choose?
wɪʧ dʉː jʉː ʧʉːz – wɪʧ də jə ʧʉːz

Who do they like? – Who do they like?
hʉː dʉː ðæɪ lɑek – hʉː də ðæɪ lɑek

What do we change? – What do we change?
t dʉː wiː ʧæɪnʤ – wɔɽə wi(ː) ʧæɪnʤ

How does it change? – How does it change?
hæɔ dɐz ɪt ʧæɪnʤ – hæɔ dəzɪ[t]ʧæɪnʤ

What does he want? – What does he want?
wɔt dɐz hiː wɔnt – wɔ[t]dəz‿[h]iː wɔn[t]

Why does it matter? – Why does it matter?
wɑe dɐz ɪt ˈmæɽɐ – wɑeɽəzɪ[t] ˈmæɽɐ

Where does he live? – Where does he live?
weː dɐz hiː lɪv – weːɽəz‿[h]iː lɪv

When does she leave? – When does she leave?
wen dɐz ʃiː liːv – wen dəz ʃiː liːv

Which does it effect? – Which does it effect?
wɪʧ dɐz ɪt ɪˈfekt – wɪʧ dəzɪɽ‿əˈfekt

Who does she hate? – Who does she hate?
hʉː dɐz ʃiː hæɪt – hʉːɽəzʃiː hæɪ[t]

So, you’ll notice there, at the front of a question DO and DOES quite often get deemphasised and you’ll get that schwa sound /ə/:

Do – də

Do you – də jə

Does he – dɐz hiː

Does he – dəz‿[h]iː