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Poll: What are some words that are often mispronounced?

Example: Clitoris most people say it correctly but some say Cli ter is.

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  • Loud
    Lv 4
    7 years ago
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    Betelgeuse-Pronounced BET-el-jooz not BEETLE-juice

    Across-Pronounced ah-CROSS not ah-CROSSED

    Aegis-Pronounced EE-jis not AY-jis

    Arctic-Pronounced ARC-tic not AR-tic

    Antarctic-Pronounced ant-ARC-tic not ant-AR-tic

    Candidate-Pronounced CAN-di-date not CAN-i-date

    Illinois-Pronounced IL-I-noy not IL-I-noys

    Miniature-Pronounced MIN-I-a-chur not MIN-a-chur

    Niche-Pronounced NEECH not NITCH

    Pronunciation-Pronounced pro-NUN-see-a-shun not pro-noun-see-a-shun

    Cavalry-Pronounced CAV-el-ree not CAL-va-ree

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  • 7 years ago

    schedule- the americans and the british pronounce it differently as well as the word Thames.another word is Carribbean, you mustr know the context it is being used to pronounce it correctly.

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  • Arnold
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Alzheimers disease. Some people pronounce it as "old timer's disease"

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  • Caramel.

    CAR mel?

    Care-a-mel?

    I know people who pronounce it one of these ways.

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  • .
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    nutella

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  • 7 years ago

    pneumonia....some people call it ammonia.

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    My first name. I won't reveal it on this public forum.

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  • blah
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    "Hyperbole."

    Some pronounce it hyper-boll.

    OH MY GOD.

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