How do you pronounce the word scone? Is there just one correct way? (From Halesowen News)
Surely one of the most controversial words in the English language, the issue of how to correctly pronounce it is fiercely contested ... how divisive this simple little five-letter word can be. Do you think it should be said with a cone or con sound?
How the Heck Do You Pronounce “Doge,” Anyway?
if you’re not familiar, is when White North American kids get really creepily obsessed with a stereotype of Japanese culture), it’s meant to be pronounced as if it were written in Japanese. Finally, we have people who pronounce it like “dog” or ...
How Do You Pronounce “Bokeh”?
Do you know how it’s pronounced ... part sounding like “cut”), and boh-kay (which sounds like bouquet). If you want to be correct, however, the straight-from-the-horses-mouth pronunciation can be heard in the video above by Justin Marx.
How do you pronounce 'Sochi'?
The 's' is pretty much equivalent to English and the 'i' is basically the 'ee' sound of our spelling of foreign words like "sushi" and "spaghetti"; the 'o' sound, however, is where the equivalencies don't hold up so ... So what to do for Sochi?
How do you pronounce ‘cicada’?
One point of confusion, however, is unique in that it strikes us with perfect biological regularity: How do you say “cicada ... was more appropriate for a Spanish import. “Cicada” underwent a similar fate—but not everywhere, and years after ...