[DWJ] Which syllable do you stress in "Chrestomanci"?

Elizabeth Bentley ebentleysln at googlemail.com
Tue Oct 4 17:24:14 EDT 2011


It seems to me he puts 2 stresses in the word, one on Chres and one on man - which I think is pretty much what I do.

Elizabeth

On 4 Oct 2011, at 14:04, Thomas Thurman wrote:

> This reviewer says "CHRES-tomanci". I've always pronounced it
> "Chresto-MAN-ci". Am I alone?
> 
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFsoDvEO5bg
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> T
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