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#Pronunciation

The old debate over how to pronounce 'Nice biscuits' is rearing its ugly head again
# Burning Question
# Burning Question

The old debate over how to pronounce 'Nice biscuits' is rearing its ugly head again

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:28 PM 13,215 Views 4 Comments

Nice or neeeeeese?

We've all been pronouncing 'Roald Dahl' wrong for years and everything is a lie
# Horrigust
# Horrigust

We've all been pronouncing 'Roald Dahl' wrong for years and everything is a lie

Nov 18th 2016, 8:22 AM 5,108 Views 0 Comments

It’s Roo-al. ROO-AL.

Irish people are sharing the most outrageous ways their names have been mispronounced
# The Irish For
# The Irish For

Irish people are sharing the most outrageous ways their names have been mispronounced

Sep 14th 2016, 7:33 PM 14,580 Views 7 Comments

The world can’t handle us.

Lidl is pronounced 'Liddle' and there are no two ways about it
# Liddle Or Leedle
# Liddle Or Leedle

Lidl is pronounced 'Liddle' and there are no two ways about it

Apr 12th 2016, 12:13 PM 23,721 Views 17 Comments

We don’t care what you say, LIDDLE.

These are the tech terms and names you are likely mispronouncing
# TechKnowHow
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# TechKnowHow

These are the tech terms and names you are likely mispronouncing

Jun 28th 2015, 11:29 AM 26,215 Views 61 Comments

Mail… kimp?

You've been pronouncing 'Ikea' wrong your whole life*
# I-kee-ya?
# I-kee-ya?

You've been pronouncing 'Ikea' wrong your whole life*

Jul 28th 2014, 11:33 AM 68,892 Views 4 Comments

*Well, ever since you heard about Ikea.

US TV exec struggles to comprehend Saoirse Ronan's name
# Sore See
# Sore See

US TV exec struggles to comprehend Saoirse Ronan's name

Jul 10th 2014, 9:23 PM 10,252 Views 1 Comment

Shur shur?

Jeremy Vine made a balls of saying 'Navan' on the BBC
# Na-van
# Na-van

Jeremy Vine made a balls of saying 'Navan' on the BBC

Apr 3rd 2014, 5:31 PM 5,148 Views 0 Comments

Oh, and also ‘Meath’.

You'll know you were a Speech and Drama kid if...
# The Rain In Spain
# The Rain In Spain

You'll know you were a Speech and Drama kid if...

Dec 29th 2013, 3:00 PM 3,622 Views 2 Comments

This, that, these and those, Thursday comes and then it goes.

How do you say 'blaa'?
# Blaa Blaa Blaa
# Blaa Blaa Blaa

How do you say 'blaa'?

Nov 26th 2013, 7:28 AM 6,443 Views 1 Comment

Watch the experts demonstrate.

22 maps showing how different Americans pronounce different words
# Pronunciation
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# Pronunciation

22 maps showing how different Americans pronounce different words

Jun 9th 2013, 5:00 PM 236,409 Views 40 Comments

Hey y’all – do you want some slaw?

The burning question*: How do you pronounce 'yoghurt'?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The burning question*: How do you pronounce 'yoghurt'?

Aug 6th 2012, 12:00 PM 38,525 Views 52 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

The burning question*: how do you say what year this is?
# Work Can Wait
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: how do you say what year this is?

Jul 16th 2012, 12:35 PM 9,867 Views 47 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

TG4 launches free Irish language app
# TG4
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# TG4

TG4 launches free Irish language app

Nov 3rd 2011, 5:45 PM 10,847 Views 41 Comments

Does anyone know how to say ‘app’ as Gaeilge?