saying magid (was Re: Zinka)

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



minnow at belfry.org.uk 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:

  bed-raggled.

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