by the Oxford English Dictionary
as "incorrect or inaccurate
pronunciation". The matter
of what is or is not mispronunciation...
- The gill (pronounced /ˈdʒɪl/ (listen)) or teacup
is a unit of measurement
for volume equal
to a quarter
of a pint. It is no longer
- (American: willful) withhold
– withold writing
– writting, writeing Mispronunciation
to be one of the most common causes
of misspelling. Hence...
- ISBN 0-231-12165-2. Elster, Charles
Harrington. The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations
Mifflin; 2006. ISBN 978-0-618-42315-6. "Elvis Presley: 'King...
- that the song was inspired
by Fox Sports announcer
**** Stockton's mispronunciation
of Polamalu's name. Polamalu
on the cover
of the Scholastic...
- The Quick
Show is an American animated television series produced
by Hanna-Barbera Productions, and their third television series overall
of his last name is "breece", not "breeze". He says the mispronunciation caught
on in middle
school, and rather
it he just went with...
- Zionist". Her personal
('water' in Hebrew), originates
in a mispronunciation
of Miriam, her great-grandmother's name. Hayim Nahman Bialik
by reference works until
the 1960s; see The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations
(2006) by Charles Harrington Elster
may also be attributed
to his gambling
luck, or to a simple mispronunciation
of his last name. From 1916 to 1936, Luciano