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When do you use "e" instead of "y" for the word "and"?

 

I saw this in my Spanish textbook earlier. When do you use "e" instead of "y" when saying "and"?

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Base language: English
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    We usually use "y". For example: Pedro y Rocío, Antonio y Sandra.

    Sometimes, when the name begins with "i" we use "e" because of phonetics. For example: Rocío e Ignacio. If we try to say "Rocío y Ignacio" this sounds extremely difficult to pronounce.

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