saying magid (was Re: Zinka)

Otter Perry ottertee at
Fri May 9 10:45:04 EDT 2003

minnow at wrote:
> Dorian boasted:
> >(Then again, this is the same
> >mind, that upon first coming across the word "acknowledgements" (aged 9 or
> >so), pronounced it ack-now-led-JEM-ents, much to the amusement of my
> >parents.)
> Oh, that's *much* better than the Anti-podes!  I always wondered what a
> pode was that they were so opposed to 'em.

I still find one of my youthful mispronunciations more expressive:


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