Dash 80
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Ilyushin Pronunciation

Sat Sep 14, 2002 2:54 pm

Could anyone please phonetically spell out the proper pronunciation of Ilyushin?

Thanks,
an ignint yank
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RE: Ilyushin Pronunciation

Sat Sep 14, 2002 3:57 pm

All together now...repeat after me

ILL

YOU

SHIN
 
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RE: Ilyushin Pronunciation

Sat Sep 14, 2002 5:18 pm

YEAH, that was fun, let's do it again!
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RE: Ilyushin Pronunciation

Sat Sep 14, 2002 5:29 pm

It isn't pronounced "ILL" but "IL"....notice in the Russian "Ильюшин" the third symbol? This denotes that the "L" has a soft sound to it, hence "IL-YOU-SHIN"