Favourite seques

Paul Andinach pandinac at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Thu Apr 3 00:52:04 EST 2003


On Thu, 3 Apr 2003, Sally Odgers wrote:

-snip-
> However, I have noted that Nimue (whom I always assumed was
> pronounced Nim-Mew) is (according to Sam Neill when in persona as
> Merlin) Nim-oo-way. Therefore, fatigue is possibly supposed to be
> Fat-oo-way while Fugue may well be Fug-oo-way... sounds like air
> freshener.
-snip-

FWIW, I used to pronounce segue and Nimue as "seeg" and "nimyoo", and
Odysseus as "oddy soos", and... and I'm sure there's some useful way
to wrap this sentence up, but nothing's coming to mind...


Paul
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"Hold fast to the one noble thing."


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