[LMB] OT: More words that I HATE!!

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Sep 21 23:31:08 BST 2020



> On Sep 21, 2020, at 4:01 PM, Rebecca Price <becca7108 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> A meme just crossed my FB feed:
> 
> You might just as well go ahead and pronounce the L in salmon. Nothing
> matters anymore.


Why is it silent?   Lots of words that have silent letters do so because they *used* to be pronounced.   (Nightingale)


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