[LMB] Pronunciations

Helen Hancox helen at hancox.org.uk
Thu Apr 13 16:10:14 BST 2006


"Kalina Varbanova" <kikibug13 at gmail.com> wrote:

> http://www.dendarii.com/bujold_faq.html#barr-names:
> 
> Aral - AIR-al
> 
> Stress on the first syllable. More vowels than barrel.
> Kalina

Hmm, yes, that's where I saw it before... but it can't quite sink into my
unconscious brain as it's such an un-English (British) pronunciation. He'll
have to carry on rhyming with Barrel for me, I fear.

Makes me wonder what other pronunciatory errors I am making...




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