pronouncing Neil Gaiman

minnow at belfry.org.uk minnow at belfry.org.uk
Thu Nov 13 05:17:37 EST 2003


Otter Perry wrote:

>minnow at belfry.org.uk wrote:
>
>> Does one really get a "u" noise from the vowels "ai"?  Is this some thing
>> like pronouncing the surname "Sidebottom", "siddy-both-arm"?
>
>Not 'u'.  'Uy'.  As is 'aisle'.

Thank you.  And as Charlie said, "Dai" in Welsh.  But it's not really a
very usual way to pronounce "ai" in English, I don't think.

Minnow


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