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Post by xStarr_x3 on Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:21 am

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SHERBERT/SHERBET -- the ice cream stuff.

I say it as either
"shur-bert" or
"sor-bey", depending on if I'm reading it off of something or outloud. xD But I don't think the second pronunciation isn't the same --Sorbet, I believe I confuse the two. xD STILL. Controvery: Sher-bert or Sher-bet. It's not even supposed to have the second 'r'.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:26 am

Well I say the actual word "sorbet" as sorbet... xP
Uhh... I say shur-bert, yeah. xD
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Thu Nov 18, 2010 6:16 am

I say shur-bert too. What an odd ice cream name.....I don't even like it that much, it has a weird aftertaste XD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Thu Nov 18, 2010 9:37 pm

It's not ice cream. xD
Sherbet/sherbert is a frozen dessert. Sorbet, which is it based on, it made of frozen water and fruit. Sherbet/sherbert just has some dairy added. (: So it has different flavours. I love mango. :3
Wiki says it doesn't have 'air beaten into it, which makes it dense and flavourful'. And that it gets confused with Italian Ice, which I love. xD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sat Nov 20, 2010 12:53 am

Close enough. We happen to have it in the freezer at this moment and it says ice cream on it.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sat Nov 20, 2010 2:08 am

Are you positive it's sherbet then? I have some in my freezer as well. It says "SHERBET" right on the top of it.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sat Nov 20, 2010 4:39 am

Oh yeah definitely it's that orange, green, and pink. (And the orange is the best part XD) I know it says sherbet...but I think it says Sherbet Ice Cream on the top, guess I'll have to look again.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Thu Dec 09, 2010 1:50 am

DIORAMA.
Die-oh-rah-ma
Die-oh-ram-ah

I say it the second way. And my friends were like, "you're wrong". So we looked it up, and either way is right. How do you say it?

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Thu Dec 09, 2010 1:56 am

Hmm... xP I think I kinda say both; just depends. But mostly the second, I think. It's not a word I use a lot, so. xD
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Thu Dec 09, 2010 8:01 am

Second! Though I'm sure I've used the first as well....I just like how the second way sounds better.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Thu Dec 09, 2010 10:11 pm

I say it the first way. Hmm... Toilet
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Thu Dec 16, 2010 3:59 am

Not really pronunciation but whatever Razz

Swimsuit
or Bathing suit?

For me, the first. The second....weird. Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by bibbit on Thu Dec 16, 2010 6:35 am

Both, actually. Or even swim trunks when referring to... well, trunks.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Holleh on Thu Dec 16, 2010 5:50 pm

I think I use them both interchangeably. xP
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Thu Dec 16, 2010 11:27 pm

I say bathing suit more.

I HAVE. THOUGHT OF ONE.

Route.
Root or Rah-out.

I heard the bus-drivers saying both, soooo...

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Fri Dec 17, 2010 11:48 pm

Swimsuit. Razz

I think we already did that one a loooong time ago, but I say root.

And I also have one: Heartland.

Heart-land or heart-lind.

I say heart-lind. And to argue, everyone says Scottlind instead of Scottland, or Netherlinds instead of Netherlands. Hmm... Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun Dec 19, 2010 1:37 am

Is Heartland a real place? o-O I say it heart-land, since I'm reading it.
Scottland is scott-lin for me.
Netherlands is nether-lin.
I cut off the d.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon Dec 20, 2010 2:39 am

Lets see all places ending in land always come out lind for me. England, Scotland, Netherlands.....Heartland....Holland.... Although I agree on netherlands the d sort of disappears.


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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Mon Dec 20, 2010 3:53 am

I say Holland like Hol-land, though. xD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Mon Dec 20, 2010 4:01 am

FOREIGN.
For-ee-gin
For-en

I say the second.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by bibbit on Mon Dec 20, 2010 5:20 pm

Scot-lənd.
Nether-lənds.
etc.

I don't get that first pronunciation of foreign. People say it with three syllables?

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Post by xStarr_x3 on Mon Dec 20, 2010 8:32 pm

Meh. It's a bit smoother when they say it.. not exactly three distinct syllables. So. Yeh.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 12:00 am

Umm... second? I've never heard the first.

Yeah, a heartland is like, the heart of the land. For example, the heartland of the US is the midwest. It's like the middle, basically.
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Tue Dec 21, 2010 3:02 am

I agree, second.
I've never heard it the first way either.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 3:25 am

CABINET.

Cab-uh-net
Cab-inet
Basically, do you say it with two syllables or three?

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