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People have been pronouncing Primark wrong and it's causing scraps on Twitter

Ok what is it though.

THERE’S A NEW debate in town. By town, we mean ‘on the internet’.

How do you pronounce this shop that you spend hours of your life in and tons of your money on?

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Is it Pry-mark, or Preemark?

A fierce debate has broken out on the internet and it’s changing how we view the world.

In Northern Ireland, they call it PREEmark

But in Scotland, it’s Pry-mark

It’s outright NOT preemark

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People were getting pure angry about it

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These former employees seem to think they’ve got all the solutions

Primark have confirmed they intend to be called Pr-Eye-Mark with a Q+A on their website

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So there you have it, lets put this argument to bed

Or, you could just save yourself a load of hassle and call it when we call it in Ireland:


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