[LMB] OT: Phrases to hate & mispronunciations

Adam Ek adamek at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 21:05:12 BST 2009


On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 1:06 AM, Jeff Shultz <jeffshultz at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 8:55 PM, Shalom Septimus <druggist at pobox.com> wrote:
>>
>> and Megaera wrote:
>>
>>>There's a small town on the Oregon coast called Yachats.  YAH-hots is the
>>>correct pronunciation.  My father, who made a hobby of making jokes out of
>>>mispronouncing place names, called it YA-chets.
>>
>> I wonder if there was a nearby town called Maggid?
>>
>> Shalom
>
> Not to my knowledge, and I'm in Oregon. Won't claim to know all of the
> old road crossings in the state, but have a definite working knowledge
> of them.
>

Passover was last month. Yachatz is one of the signposts of the seder.
Maggid (storytelling) is typically the longest part of the seder.

Kadesh
Urchatz
Karpas
*Yachatz
*Maggid
Rachtzah
Motzie
Matzah
Maror
Korech
Shulchan Orech
Tzafun
Beirach
Hallel
Nirtzah

-- 
Adam Ek
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