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A249030 The difference between the number of letters and the number of syllables in n in English. (Omit "and" in both.) 0
2, 2, 2, 4, 3, 3, 2, 3, 4, 3, 2, 3, 5, 6, 6, 5, 5, 6, 6, 6, 4, 6, 6, 8, 7, 7, 6, 7, 8, 7, 4, 6, 6, 8, 7, 7, 6, 7, 8, 7, 3, 5, 5, 7, 6, 6, 5, 6, 7, 6, 3, 5, 5, 7, 6, 6, 5, 6, 7, 6, 3, 5, 5, 7, 6, 6, 5, 6, 7, 6, 4, 6, 6, 8, 7, 7, 6, 7, 8, 7 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,1

COMMENTS

Take the number of letters in the spelling of a number and subtract the number of syllables in the sounding of that number. For example, zero has four letters and two syllables generating 4-2=2 for the first term. As such it is linked to sequences A005589 and A075774.

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=0..79.

FORMULA

a(n) = A005589(n) - A075774(n).

CROSSREFS

Cf. A005589, A075774.

Sequence in context: A222819 A194319 A208609 * A257126 A050493 A085454

Adjacent sequences:  A249027 A249028 A249029 * A249031 A249032 A249033

KEYWORD

nonn,word

AUTHOR

Chris Smith, Oct 27 2014

EXTENSIONS

Corrected a(11) and extended to a(79) by Chris Smith, Mar 16 2015

STATUS

approved

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