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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by bibbit on Sun May 30, 2010 5:26 pm

Because you're weird.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Sun May 30, 2010 5:27 pm

Okay, MAYBE, but jag-wire is the correct way.
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sun May 30, 2010 8:18 pm

I say sure both ways too depending on context Razz

Hmm jaguar....I say it jagwire usually. I think I say it jag-waar (as in are) sometimes too Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Sun May 30, 2010 9:12 pm

Yeah. If my mouth is tired I go ja-waar, but usually jag-oo-ar, as previously said.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sun May 30, 2010 10:49 pm

Ok I go one

Penalized

pen-al-ized

or

peen-alized

I say the first, and I laugh when I hear the second cause it sounds hilarious, no offense to those who say it that way XD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun May 30, 2010 11:02 pm

Shore.

I say it like jag-w-are.

Pen-al-ized.


Ask.
..Write your own variations. xD I can't get past some without using a-double s.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Mon May 31, 2010 12:19 am

Pen-al-ized.

as-k
Assk.
...Is there more than one way to pronounce it? xD
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon May 31, 2010 1:26 am

Um just ask.
I don't think I've ever heard it any other way :/

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Mon May 31, 2010 3:07 am

I say it more like..
Assk. But the 'k' barely comes out. Sounds like a 't' sometimes.

Neither.
Knee-thur
N-eye-thur

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon May 31, 2010 3:27 am

Knee-thur Razz I think I used to say it the other way when I was little sometimes though XD I've heard it both

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Mon May 31, 2010 3:31 am

Knee-thur. I may say like n-eye-thur sometimes, but not usually. xP
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Mon May 31, 2010 9:57 am

Now to offer my British way of saying things! Which will be weird... To you, anyway.

Peen-al-ized (makes me laugh too...)

Usually Knee-thur, but occasionally n-eye-thur when answering a question.

For ask...
Arsk.


So you say glass as:
glarss or
gl-ahss


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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon May 31, 2010 6:16 pm

gl-ahss for me Razz

When you say root,

Rut?

or R-oot?

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Mon May 31, 2010 6:46 pm

Gl-ahss

and

r-oot
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Tue Jun 01, 2010 8:11 am

r-oot

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Tue Jun 01, 2010 8:17 am

Yeah me too, I hear people say rut and I'm like what? O.o lol

ok how about schedule?

Ske-dule (with a short e)

Shed-ule

Yes I have heard this both ways but the second sounds so incorrect XD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Tue Jun 01, 2010 10:38 am

Teachers say shed-ule, we say sked-ule.

Do you say AD-ult or ad-ULT?

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by bibbit on Tue Jun 01, 2010 3:05 pm

Root.

Sked-ule.

ad-ULT.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Tue Jun 01, 2010 3:32 pm

Sked-ule, but I always thought shed-ule sounded kinda cool, for some reason.

...What's the difference between the two adults? xD
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Tue Jun 01, 2010 4:32 pm

Gl-ahss.
R-oot.
Sked-u-all

..I think it's the emphasis you put on certain parts?

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Tue Jun 01, 2010 5:15 pm

Hm. Well I dunno, but I say it like uh-dult, soo.
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Tue Jun 01, 2010 5:48 pm

I say it uh-dult too!

I think the two variations would make more sense, uh-dult and add-ult

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by bibbit on Tue Jun 01, 2010 6:06 pm

Well a lot of people put emphasis on the first syllable.
In terms of actual pronunciation, uh-dult.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Wed Jun 02, 2010 8:21 am

Sorry. I meant which syllable you put the stress on.

I hadn't realised people said uh-dult.... *coughcough*

A-dult.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Wed Jun 02, 2010 11:08 pm

Well, I'm at a friend's house and they have made a couple of good ones. Smile

Turn-a-ment
or
torn-a-ment

I say turn-a-ment.

And... measure or may-sure.

I say the first. Smile

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