[LMB] OT: More words that I HATE!!
marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Thu Sep 24 20:57:17 BST 2020
On Wed, 23 Sep 2020 17:35:15 -0400, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com>
>Americans also consciously attempted to reform spelling and pronunciation
>to distinguish themselves from the British post-Revolution. It's why
>'waistcoat' isn't pronounced 'veskit' on this side of the pond.
Or this, since Victorian times. :)
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