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Response to Goonch (Original post)

Fri Jun 10, 2022, 06:10 PM

16. "Like when I was little, I always said 'ax'. Like I couldn't say the word correctly."

Little kids commonly say "psiketti" instead of spaghetti. I know of no adults who say pisketti. I do not think this is at all the same.

Nor do I think the example of the different pronunciations of economics is valid. Both of those pronunciations use the same spelling.

Ask does not spell axe.

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