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Re: city names



At 08:14 AM 11/13/98 -0600, you wrote:

Opps !!!   Didn't remember that you wanted them pronounced differently !!



>Suspected as much . . . the root of this thread asked for place names that
>are pronounced differently than their "parent" venues.  We seem to have
>lost direction.
>
>At 10:45 PM 11/12/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>Rome and Paris are pronounced in both states just as you would expect.
>>
>>
>>At 06:11 PM 11/12/98 -0600, you wrote:
>>>So, how DO Georgians pronounce "Rome?"  And how do Mr. Clinton's  statesmen
>>>say "Paris?"
>>>
>>>At 02:41 PM 11/12/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>>>At 10:13 AM 11/12/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>>>>Madrid, NM also pronounced mad-rid...an old mining ghost town making a
>>>>>comeback as an art community and tourist trap.
>>>>>
>>>>>Darryl
>>>>
>>>>Rome, Georgia;  Paris, Arkansas;  Cairo, Illinois (pronounced Karo, like
>>>>the syrup !)
>>>>David Adams - Maryland
>>>>
>>
>>David Adams - Maryland
>>

David Adams - Maryland


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