- 1 What does Ghislaine mean?
- 2 Is Ghislaine a French name?
- 3 How do you pronounce the name Saoirse?
- 4 How do you pronounce Worcestershire sauce?
- 5 What word takes 3 hours to say?
- 6 What is Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia?
- 7 Is it pronounced Nike or Nikey?
- 8 What word is always pronounced wrong?
- 9 Is it pronounced GIF or Jif?
- 10 How can I pronounce girl?
- 11 Is it pronounced Carmel or caramel?
- 12 Is it pronounced Nitch or Neesh?
- 13 Should you pronounce the L in salmon?
- 14 How do we pronounce clique?
- 15 Is cache pronounced cash or Cashay?
What does Ghislaine mean?
Ghislaine as a girl’s name is of French origin meaning “pledge”.
Is Ghislaine a French name?
Ghislain (also spelled Guislain, Ghyslain or Ghiselin; feminine: Ghislaine or Ghyslaine) is a French personal name that is also used in other countries with French-speaking populations.
How do you pronounce the name Saoirse?
How do you pronounce Worcestershire sauce?
DA-da-da. Worcestershire. Don’t pronounce that first R, and also make sure you put the schwa in the last syllable. Some people will want to say ‘shire’, but just like the state ‘New Hampshire’, -shire, -shire, it’s a schwa in that last syllable.
What word takes 3 hours to say?
All told, the full chemical name for the human protein titin is 189,819 letters, and takes about three-and-a-half hours to pronounce.
What is Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia?
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is one of the longest words in the dictionary — and, in an ironic twist, is the name for a fear of long words. Sesquipedalophobia is another term for the phobia.
Is it pronounced Nike or Nikey?
The correct way to pronounce “Nike” is so that it rhymes with “spiky”. So if you’ve been pronouncing it that way this whole time, congratulations – you’ve been right! But if you’ve been saying it so that it rhymes with “bike” or “like”, however, we’re sorry to tell you that you’ve been doing it all wrong.
What word is always pronounced wrong?
What word is always pronounced wrong? Answer: Wrong!
Is it pronounced GIF or Jif?
“It’s pronounced JIF, not GIF.” Just like the peanut butter. “The Oxford English Dictionary accepts both pronunciations,” Wilhite told The New York Times. “They are wrong. It is a soft ‘G,’ pronounced ‘jif.
How can I pronounce girl?
Is it pronounced Carmel or caramel?
The Oxford Dictionaries states: “The word caramel can acceptably be pronounced in several accepted ways, including KARR-uh-mel, KARR-uh-muhl, and, in North American English, KAR-muhl. The disappearance of that second syllable -uh- in the final pronunciation seems to have been in the works for a long time.”
Is it pronounced Nitch or Neesh?
According to the Cambridge dictionary it’s pronounced ‘Nitch‘ in American and Canadian English and ‘Neesh‘ in British English. So it seems that the word Niche has evolved and that while ‘Nitch‘ is correct for Americans and Canadians, the rest of the world prefer to pronounce it ‘Neesh‘.
Should you pronounce the L in salmon?
No. The L in salmon is silent. The phonetic spelling is saemen.
How do we pronounce clique?
Is cache pronounced cash or Cashay?
A cache is a group of things that are hidden, and is pronounced like “cash.” Cachet can mean “prestige,” “medicine to be swallowed,” or “an official seal,” and is pronounced “cash-ay.”