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Common Mispronunciations

Claire Fallon

17 Everyday Words You Just Might Be Mispronouncing

HuffingtonPost.com | Claire Fallon | Posted 03.21.2014 | Home

There’s nothing more irritating to a pedant’s ear than someone saying “mischievious” instead of “mischievous,” and nothing more embarrassi...

WATCH: 79 Words You're Probably Saying Wrong

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.31.2013 | Home

Did you know that "pinochle" is pronounced "pea-knuckle?" Or that the "e" isn't pronounced in the word "forte?" Or that "irregardless" isn't a word? (...

Enough Already! 3 Overused Phrases That Drive Me Crazy

Shelley Emling | Posted 07.09.2013 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

In 2012, everyone seemed to have 'a bucket list' or issue 'a spoiler alert' or argue that something or other 'isn't rocket science.' Unfortunately there are more overused terms to replace them in 2013. And, as always, they tend to drive me up the wall.

4 Common Mispronunciations That Drive Me Crazy

Shelley Emling | Posted 07.03.2013 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

There's no shortage of words in the English language that are consistently mispronounced. Here are just three of them.