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Post by Hazel on Fri Apr 23, 2010 12:29 am

Loo-tenant. I don't think I've heard it left-tenant before......I don't see how that pronunciation could come from that spelling lol Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Fri Apr 23, 2010 9:37 pm

Loo-tenant.
Ad-ver-tiz-ment.

Tomato.
Toe-may-toe.
Toe-mah-toe.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Fri Apr 23, 2010 11:38 pm

Tomato was already done lol Toe-may-toe Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Sat Apr 24, 2010 2:26 am

Loo-ten-ant. Left-tenant sounds... weird. XD
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Post by 2bAgen. on Sat Apr 24, 2010 7:05 pm

Yh, tomato was done.

Tom-ah-toe.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun Apr 25, 2010 9:12 pm

Ah. Bad memory. xD

Potato been done yet? xD
Poe-tay-toe.
Poe-tah-toe.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sun Apr 25, 2010 9:44 pm

Hmm I don't think so....let's see

Po-tay-too


I got this idea from the 1000 thread conversation we're having lol and I know someone who says it weird.

om-egg-le (like egg)

o-me-gle (like me)

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:13 pm

I say it as om-egg-le. xD

Poe-tay-toe for me. xD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Mon Apr 26, 2010 10:22 pm

om - ee - gul


poe - tay - toe

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun May 02, 2010 1:45 am

Believe.

Be-lie-ve
Be-lee-ve

I say it as "be-lee-ve", but I have heard it the first way. xD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by HS7 on Sun May 02, 2010 3:41 am

"Be-lee-ve." It's doesn't sound right to say 'lie' in it.

Lei

Do you say "lay" or "lee?"

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sun May 02, 2010 6:24 am

be-lee-ve lol I've never heard it the first way Razz

Um well to me that's not a word Razz on first sight I would guess that it was a name and say it Lee.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Sun May 02, 2010 9:58 am

Be-lee-ve

I'd say that.... Lay.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Sun May 02, 2010 3:47 pm

Be-lee-ve

Isn't that a Hawiian necklace thing made of flowers or some sort? I say lee, but I know its pronounced lay. Happy
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Sun May 02, 2010 5:14 pm

Yeah, it's a Hawaiian necklace.
Lay.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Sun May 02, 2010 6:37 pm

OH yeah! I totally knew that! lol Well on first sight I'd still want to say lee.....but now that I remember well I'm not sure anymore XD

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Mon May 03, 2010 10:23 am

It's her surname too...
(should I have said that?)


How do you pronounce book?
I don't actually know how to write down how I pronounce it. It's kind of a cross between buk and buke and berk. /confused

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon May 03, 2010 9:02 pm

I prnounce it like everyone else? lol I don't know I say it exactly like it looks......

Do you say privacy like

Pri-vacy (saying the i as in is)

or

Pri-vacy (With a long i, as in ice)

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Mon May 03, 2010 9:04 pm

Exactly how it looks? xD
Book.

I say it with the long i.

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Mon May 03, 2010 9:06 pm

Me too Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by BPahl88 on Mon May 03, 2010 10:33 pm

Book? Like everyone else? But I'm sure is just your british accent that makes it sound like that. Happy
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Tue May 04, 2010 8:29 pm

How do you say 'drawing'?

Dr-aww-ing
Dr-awr-ing

I say it the first way, but I have a friend who says it the second way. xD
Or any other variations?

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by Hazel on Tue May 04, 2010 10:40 pm

I say it the first way Razz

Do you say etc like:

Excet-tera

Exce-tra

Second way for me Razz

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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by xStarr_x3 on Tue May 04, 2010 11:11 pm

I say it like
Ex-a-tear-ia
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Re: The Pronunciations Thread!

Post by 2bAgen. on Wed May 05, 2010 6:22 pm

Weird. Privacy with short i, but private with a long i.



Draw-ring

I say etc et-tc. It sounds weird but it's fun lol. But the whole word, I say EX-sec-tra. I've always found it hard pronouncing that though.

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