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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    My favourites so far are 'macaron' & 'faux pas'

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Quote Originally Posted by Greenhorn View Post
    My favourites so far are 'macaron' & 'faux pas'
    I hadn't heard "macaron"... Bwhahahaha

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    When people say 'kindy garden' instead of 'kindergarten'

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    Default Re: *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    When people say the g in singing.

    As in "But i've been sing-ging all my life, I really want this"

    Must. Not. Watch. American. Idol.

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Quote Originally Posted by Boobycino View Post
    When people say the g in singing.

    As in "But i've been sing-ging all my life, I really want this"

    Must. Not. Watch. American. Idol.

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    I don't get it, do you pronounce it 'sinning'?

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    No, but they pronounce with a hard g. So like "sin-ging".

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    I get it, lol.

    I haven't heard anyone pronounce it like that, would irritate me too!

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    It's pretty common up north in England.

    One I can't stand - when people say 'huge' without the 'h'. Like "uge". I've only heard it in Australia - seems to be common though!

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Quote Originally Posted by Boobycino View Post
    When people say the g in singing.

    As in "But i've been sing-ging all my life, I really want this"

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    Have you heard how Fifi Box speaks, I think she does this? Pretty annoying that she gets paid to speak and doesn't do it right lol

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    Default *spin off* what mispronounced words drive you mad

    Quote Originally Posted by JR03 View Post
    Have you heard how Fifi Box speaks, I think she does this? Pretty annoying that she gets paid to speak and doesn't do it right lol
    She has had years of elocution lessons

    Maybe we all say it wrong...


 

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