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Subject:  Re: mispronouncing Date:  1/17/2013  2:55 PM
Author:  legalwordwarrior Number:  12856 of 13976

I was probably in my late teens before I knew that "cupboard" was the word I pronounced as KUH•berd.

I was older than that when I realized that Chutzpah was the spelling for a word I'd heard all my life!

LWW
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