[WWI] Gotha

ernest thomas reason108 at hotmail.com
Sun Aug 14 20:08:46 EDT 2011

Do you pronounce the capital of Kentucky Louieville, or Louisville?

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> Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2011 23:20:21 +0100
> From: dave.fleming2 at dial.pipex.com
> To: wwi at wwi-models.org
> Subject: Re: [WWI] Gotha
> Quoting Brad & Merville <bigglesrfc at sympatico.ca>:
> > I spite of my friend I'm afraid I still tend to pronounce it "Gaw-thaa" I
> > also still say "Spandoo" instead of "Schpandow". My great uncle used to say
> > "Fow-ker" (rhymes with row, as in row-row-row your boat) I believe he picked
> > it up from several American WW1 pilots he knew. 
> > 
> How do you pronounce the capital of France? Paris or Parieee? Or the city of Munich?
> Dave
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