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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 10:26 am 
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I say:
ci-LAHN-tro
CARE-a-mel
PANG-ko (but I'm trying to get in the habit of pronouncing it properly)
AL-mond (but the L sound is only slightly discernible)
puh-CON
DAY-uh
say-TAHN
BAY-gel
sell-AIR-ee-ac
oo-me-BO-she
TEM-pay


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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 11:02 am 
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My husband I laugh wildly at you Americans who say ris-oad-oh for risotto. In Millennium we had a potato risotto and us ordering it and them delivering was like some kind of prolonged comedy sketch.

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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 11:34 am 
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Efcliz wrote:
My husband I laugh wildly at you Americans who say ris-oad-oh for risotto. In Millennium we had a potato risotto and us ordering it and them delivering was like some kind of prolonged comedy sketch.


Wait. How do you say it?


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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 11:50 am 
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cilantro.

I say this one like 'co-ree-and-er'.

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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 11:55 am 
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happy jo wrote:
Efcliz wrote:
My husband I laugh wildly at you Americans who say ris-oad-oh for risotto. In Millennium we had a potato risotto and us ordering it and them delivering was like some kind of prolonged comedy sketch.


Wait. How do you say it?


pot-ayt-oh riz-ot-toe

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Badgermog wrote:
cilantro.

I say this one like 'co-ree-and-er'.

uk livin'


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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 1:08 pm 
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Efcliz wrote:
My husband I laugh wildly at you Americans who say ris-oad-oh for risotto. In Millennium we had a potato risotto and us ordering it and them delivering was like some kind of prolonged comedy sketch.


I love that pronounication! I met a guy from Boston a while ago and made him say risotto a dozen times over.

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 Post subject: Re: how you say dat? the thread for food pronunciation
PostPosted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 2:07 pm 
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Apparently my co-workers find my pronunciation of "banana" hilarious. They've obvs never heard me say potato or tomato.

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