conaly wrote:Edinborough - a pain to pronounce it and an even greater pain to write that city.
Yes, that is a place
XAM2175 wrote:That would be because you've gone out of your way to make it harder for yourself, given it's Edinburgh (pronounced Eddin-bruh, although you can stress it very lightly out to "borough" if you want to try for a cultured air).
PatrickZ80 wrote:Eindhoven wrote:Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
Yes, that is a place
But it doesn't have an airport.
On topic, some hard to pronounce cities:
All of these places exist and they even got an airport (altough sometimes airport is a big word)
conaly wrote:Although I'm quite sure you do NOT pronounce it "Eddin-bruh".
TR763 wrote:Phuket comes to my mind. With all respect to our Thai colleagues, but I always think of it as F*ck it.
PanzerPowner wrote:If it means hard to pronounce due to snickering through the entire pronunciation.
Blue Balls, America *dont know the state.
LH748 wrote:Bydgoszcz, Rzeszow, Дніпропетровськ and most European tongue twisters are not that horrible once you know how certain letter combinations are pronounced. Still nothing you'd want to get in a Spellingbee
dc9northwest wrote:PatrickZ80 wrote:Chisinau
This can be very easy for an english speaker:
Key she KNOW
LH748 wrote:I agree that being able to read Cyrillic definitely helps with the pronunciation of Russian cities. Transcriptions vary a lot.
It's kinda interesting how it is completely normal to pronounce certain bigger cities with their English name (e.g. Munich, Vienna, Copenhagen) while less commonly known city names seem to demand a correct local pronunciation. Never really realized this until now.
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