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Old 11th Jan 2019, 23:40
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Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Denver
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Another interesting one - Wifi. In the US it's always pronounced "WhyFhy" - but in other parts of the world I've heard 'WeFe'
I remember as a teen visting the Netherlands, being fascinated that they called a VW a "VeeWee." Which, given the "wee size" of the original Bug, seemed weirdly appropriate.
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