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    Quote Originally Posted by Happy2be3 View Post
    Um a haitch and zee person... Thats what I was taught in primary school.

    For those of you who say zed (which sounds American to me) do you then also say zebra or zee-bra?
    As an ex primary teacher I am mortified Was your teacher on Crack? Zee is American and Zebra is the correct british/australian way to say it.

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    "Zee" is American. "Zed" is not.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Witwicky View Post
    Sooo....was the one/won thing a joke because i'm still confused?

    How would you phonetically say "I won one dollar"?

    I would say I w-on w-un dollar.

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Definitely zed over zee, people saying zee makes me cringe

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    LOL Everyone chill, she said it sounds American to her, she didnt say it IS American Her poor teachers just got insulted too..oooo slander!!!

    I cringe over zed...isnt it funny how everyone is different. I love it!

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    Ya'll just watched too much Seasame Street as children

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zeddie View Post
    I would say I w-on w-un dollar.
    I would I w-un w-un dollar..

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    And defiantly zed is the British way to say it - after a year of phonics lectures I hate zee lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by LaDiDah View Post
    And defiantly zed is the British way to say it - after a year of phonics lectures I hate zee lol
    Now now, there's no need to be defiant

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Broccol-eye instead of broccol-i - drives me mad!!


 

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