lucky420 wrote:We really hate it here in Nevada when people pronounce Nevada wrong.
It's not Neh vah duh. It's Nuh va duh. The first a should sound like the a in asshole.
Get it right people
ygmir wrote: I live in CA , but in Nevada City, Nevada county.
Dr. Pyro wrote:ygmir wrote: I live in CA , but in Nevada City, Nevada county.
Oh great, and all this time I've been trying to stalk you in Grass Valley. Damn it all.
Dr. Pyro wrote:Whatever became of Ebonics?
Moved from L.I. to Cleveland when I was 3. Not long after, I remember being downtown and ordering a soda and the woman behind the counter asked me what kind of ice cream I wanted. Quite possibly the most confused I have ever been.Eric wrote:As an added bonus - it's "soda", not "pop"\
theCryptofishist wrote:Oddly enough, when I talk either and neither don't rhyme. But I can't tell which is I and which is eeeeeeee. It only happens wehn I'm not thinking about it.
Shambala wrote:tomato--tomato potato--potato
I used to be an aid in an ESL class, and it teaching them the difference between tear and tear, bear-bare, there, their they're etc. It was frustrating for them.
lucky420 wrote:It's not Neh vah duh. It's Nuh va duh. The first a should sound like the a in asshole.