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

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Wed Oct 5 07:33:04 EDT 2011

On Oct 5, 2011, at 3:31 AM, Eleanor Joslin wrote:

> <snippage>  And in general she was good at pronounceable names (though I have
> never been sure how to say "Ynen").

Just as well, don't you think? I'd hate to be invoking major powers by mistake.

> Oh, and "coROLLary", which as far as I can remember is used universally in the Oxford maths
> department.

Because they're speaking BE, not AE.  I wonder what they say at UC-Berkeley.


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