18,000 Words Often Mispronounced: A Complete Handbook of Difficulties in English Pronunciation, Including an Unusually Large Number of Proper Names, Words and Phrases from Foreign Languages
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THE SOUNDS OF THE ENGLISH LAN
2 The Eight Adopted or Naturalized
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Abruzzi absent Accent the final accost Alnwick alternative form alternative pronunciation ambergris analogy Anglicized archangel Battle Beatrice Cenci Bentivoglio Boulogne-sur-Mer British usage Cdceres Century Dictionary Century Dictionary prefers Century Dictionary says Century prefers chemical termination Cialdini coll colloquial common commonly pronounced correctly craunch damage de—da de—du Dutch pron Encyclopaedic Dictionary England English Dictionary gives especially in British final syllable Formerly accented French Giorgio Guadalquivir heard ide chemical termination Italian itis termination Jorullo La—la language Latin Magdalen College Monte—mon'-ta Morpheus noun nounced nunciation orthoepists Oxford English Dictionary place the accent plural preferred spelling prefix preterit pron pronounced pronun Russian pron Saint second pronunciation second syllable seep Shakespeare short sound shun Spanish speakers Standard Dictionary says Stormonth give Stormonth says three syllables usage."—Web verb von—f5n vowel Webster says Webster's marking Worcester accents Worcester and Stormonth Worcester gives Worcester prefers Worcester says word of three Zamacois