[DWJ] Word Mishaps

Mark Allums mark at allums.com
Tue Jun 8 15:33:39 EDT 2010


On 6/8/2010 2:32 PM, Colin Fine wrote:
> Otter Perry wrote:
>>
>> Or they may just be missing the joke. In the unabridged audiobook
>> of Terry Pratchett's _Pyramids_, Nigel Planer manages to pronounce
>> Ptraci as puh-TRA-chee, as though it were Italian [or something]
>> instead of a joke about the name Tracy.
>>
> On which subject, how do people pronounce the name of Cosmo's sister
> Pucci in "Making Money"? I've always made it Italian (Poochy) but I've
> got a feeling I'm missing a joke.


I think that's the joke.  I think.

MAA



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