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Old 04-08-2004, 11:19 PM
Peter Aitken
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Default How do you say cauliflower

"Denise~*" wrote in message

I tend to say it with a long "a" like "ahh" and a flat "i", like "eh"

But when I hear it said with the "u" pronounced as a 'w' and a short
"i", like "ee"


To me, this sounds very weird & makes me cringe.

Rachael Ray does this, & I just heard the lady on "Low Carb & Lovin
it" say the same thing, but then a minute later said it again, but
more like the way I do.

Is this a regional thing?

No, it's a "correct" thing. At least my Webster's claims it is.

Peter Aitken

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