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Gnu.....Gnus?????? HELP!!!! LOL

My son has a book with this animal in it....looks like a large elk type creature...called a Gnu!

Is the G silent....pronounced NU....or do you say the G like G-NU

HAHAHAHAHAHA! homework...lol.

 
mom2twobabes

Asked by mom2twobabes at 4:29 PM on Oct. 19, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Pronounce it Nu... or New.

    Just like gnat is pronounced nat...
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 4:31 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Yes I looked it up, it is silent. so NU lol
    jroseh68

    Answer by jroseh68 at 4:31 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • AKA wildebeest! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildebeest

    Anyone remember Wild Kingdom? There were always herds of wildebeests running around.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 4:34 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Yeah..it's like a Wildebeest.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 4:34 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Thats what I thought too.....lol

    Have you ever heard of this thing before. I thought I knew most animals...apparently not. hahaha
    mom2twobabes

    Comment by mom2twobabes (original poster) at 4:32 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • Learn something everyday...lol....
    mom2twobabes

    Comment by mom2twobabes (original poster) at 5:42 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

  • I thought it was pronounced GAH-NU
    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 10:44 PM on Oct. 19, 2010

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