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It's a conundrum.
This isn't one of meths' accounts.
And the pronunciations therein?
like an underground lair. where an evil villain hangs out.
And seeing as names come from a wide variety of etymological sources, it's understandable that it may be pronounced in a different way than is normal for a word of that construction.
correcting people's grammar mistakes and arguing about the use of American English.
He's not so down with names.
Work is that boring.
I thought it was 'gnome culture'. I was a bit depressed when the real spelling was made clear to me.
It also took me a long time to get used to it being 'tenter hooks' instead of 'tenderhooks'. :-(
Tenderhooks is so much better.
I also used to think allergic has a 't' on the end, because it's always followed with the word 'to'. Allergict is a much better word.
I always thought it was a helicockter not a helicopter, but that was probably because my four-year-old mouth found the former easier to pronounce.
I also was convinced 'approximately' meant 'exactly' until about the age of 12 or something ridiculous. Basically I'd only seen the word on my mum's sewing patterns and cooking so naturally assumed you'd need to be really exact...and it has an 'x' in too which I always associated with important words that told you to do things.
I really don't even begin to understand how I got through 12 years of my life with no need to use approximately in its correct form, though.
where it's made and the pronunciations therein.
perhaps....i dont know. bass, grass, etc ,etc
When really it shouldn't do.