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    Quote Originally Posted by MrsHoward View Post
    Maybe its a young person thing but my younger brother and some of my friends say ..Nek minute ...instead of Next minute, when they r telling a story. ??what does it eveb mean?? Have they just misheard others saying...next minute...

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    Do a search on Nek Minnit on YouTube, it's a popular clip. It'll put it into context for you

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    I see the link but I still have no idea why someone would use it in a conversation with table full of people Lol drives me crazy!!

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    I say cue-min like a PP. I understand "cumm-in" seems to be more the correct way but it just sounds vile.
    I agees

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Really?! Tell me you're not all actually twelve-year-old boys...

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    I say coo-min but I've never actually known what the 'proper' way of saying it is.

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    Sauvignon blanc and macarons ;-)

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    I don't think I have ever heard macaron mispronounced as such. More that people get macarons and macaroons mixed up.

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    What is a macaron?

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    Quote Originally Posted by NancyBlackett View Post
    I don't think I have ever heard macaron mispronounced as such. More that people get macarons and macaroons mixed up.
    but macaroons don't exist do they? it's macarons


 

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