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    Hubby says exzellorate instead of accelerate. Drives me mad when he makes up his own way to say things lol.
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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Expresso instead of espresso

    "Haich" when saying the letter H

    Lacksadaisical instead of lackadaisical

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Those elastic straps with hooks on the end that most people call "occy straps" my aunt in law calls "jockey straps." No matter how many times we all correct her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LauraH80 View Post
    Those elastic straps with hooks on the end that most people call "occy straps" my aunt in law calls "jockey straps." No matter how many times we all correct her.
    Aren't they octopus straps and they are nicknamed occy straps?? Maybe explain that to her...oh and what jock straps are!

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    My old boss would say "bye-cycle" for bicycle. Huh??

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    Quote Originally Posted by lemonpancakes View Post
    Lacksadaisical instead of lackadaisical
    Now I might be making myself look like a right moron here... but I have no idea wtf this word even is. Or what it may mean.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyMummy View Post
    Now I might be making myself look like a right moron here... but I have no idea wtf this word even is. Or what it may mean.
    Me either lol

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    It's zed!!

    I also hate when people say "Sundy", "Mondy", "Tuesdy"...etc etc.

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Quote Originally Posted by moongazer View Post
    Aren't they octopus straps and they are nicknamed occy straps?? Maybe explain that to her...oh and what jock straps are!
    Those are the ones, yep! She just doesn't listen to other people, and she'd definitely tune out at the mention of what jock straps are for 😃

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Qiniewah- instead of quin-oa


 

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