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Pronunciations of “Cloud” and “Clout”.主播：许路亚
A“cloud” is a mass of water vapor floating in the sky. “Clout” is influence orpower. Both start with “clou", but the difference is in the end sound.
In theword “cloud”, the “d” makes a “d” sound. Clou-d. Cloud.
In theword “clout", the “t” makes a “t” sound. Clou-t. Clout.
The sunset made the clouds look red.
There was a big storm cloud hanging over the city.
The pillow was so soft that it felt like a cloud.
There was a cloud covering the sun, making everything look gloomy.
It stopped raining, and slowly, the clouds disappeared.
The lawyer had a lot of clout in the courtroom
Celebrities and famous people can use their clout to get what they want.
After he won the championship, he had a lot of clout.
Everyone called her a clout chaser because of her attitude.
The large protest had lots of clout and changed people's viewpoints.
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