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

Louann Miller domelouann at gmail.com
Wed Sep 23 19:55:16 BST 2020


It's pronounced more like "sauter" where I live. But it's being taught in
Army basic training these days. As we all know, learning to solder makes a
solider soldier.

Louann (the evil)

On Wed, Sep 23, 2020 at 12:44 PM Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> wrote:

> I speak American, not English. And I pronounce it sodder, not sexually.
>
> >Do the one in "solder" while you're about it, as proper English-speakers
> >do.  "Sodder" sounds like something sexual, and not anything you want
> >mixed up with hot metal tips (unless that's your kink, obvs).
>
>


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