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40ish and beyond... 40ish and beyond...

Is where you live hard to pronounce?

Posted by on Feb. 5, 2014 at 12:17 PM
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 I didn't know Methuen made the list.  Sure, occassionally I've heard it pronunced Met-hewan, Meth-ewen and even Meh, Meh..and I'd stop them right there. Most of these people were telemarketers and such, but I thought most people could get it right. 

 

Yup...It's Meh-thoo-in

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Maida265
by Spanking the Monkey on Feb. 5, 2014 at 12:23 PM
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 No...my town is as easy to pronounce as they come. I actually got it right without looking HOW to pronounce it!! LOL Chalk one up for the redneck!

BL2010
by BL on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:13 PM

LMAO.... Yup... I live in Ossipee (aw-sip-ee)... Most people will say O-sip-pee.

MethuenMom
by Bronze sister on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:17 PM
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I call it aw-suh-pee.  LOL

Quoting BL2010:

LMAO.... Yup... I live in Ossipee (aw-sip-ee)... Most people will say O-sip-pee.

 

dana63
by Momma of 40ish on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:18 PM

 Mine is pretty easy as well..

BL2010
by BL on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:18 PM
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Then there is... glochester.. woorchester...walthem.. hahaha

suzanneyea
by on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Carignan...probably.

Mariagma3
by Wild Midwest Lady on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:22 PM
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 Right now I live in Arkansas. Pronounced Ar-can- saw. I will be moving home to Illinois. Illinois is pronounced- Ill-i nois. Not noise!! The S  is silent!!

MethuenMom
by Bronze sister on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:23 PM
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 Woostah and Glawstah....Gottah love 'em!

Quoting BL2010:

Then there is... glochester.. woorchester...walthem.. hahaha

 

MethuenMom
by Bronze sister on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:24 PM

 My neice lives on this lake....Go ahead, I dare you to pronounce it!!

BL2010
by BL on Feb. 5, 2014 at 2:25 PM

WTH........ I just tripped over my tongue!

Quoting MethuenMom:

 My neice lives on this lake....Go ahead, I dare you to pronounce it!!


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