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Re: Basalt [Re: jenny jenny] #207989
11/12/12 02:40 AM
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That puts a new slant on Basalt within Tent.

Re: Basalt [Re: olly] #208000
11/12/12 03:59 PM
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Good golly, Olly, you are right!
If it rains ba salt will melt if left outside ba tent. confused

Re: Basalt [Re: olly] #208002
11/12/12 06:59 PM
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Originally Posted By: olly
Basalt within Tent

Perhaps a small rock concert.

Re: Basalt [Re: Jackie] #208024
11/14/12 09:34 PM
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Oh mercy, what did I start?! This is great! laugh

But, but...zmjezhd, what did you mean about almond? I've never heard it pronounced anything but ALL-mund. Please don't shock me as much as I was when I first heard someone say PEE-can.

Re: Basalt [Re: Jackie] #208028
11/14/12 10:11 PM
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I've never heard it pronounced anything but ALL-mund.

Check out the variant pronunciation in the A-H dictionary: four. I learned the first one here on the Left Coast with the first vowel as in father and the l silent.


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
Re: Basalt [Re: zmjezhd] #208029
11/15/12 12:03 AM
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I've never heard it pronounced anything but ALL-mund.

And I've only ever eaten an Armind never had an Allmund

Re: Basalt [Re: olly] #208030
11/15/12 02:54 AM
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"Aa-mund! Aa-mund! you philistines." signed Char - lottey Do - glass

Re: Basalt [Re: Avy] #208037
11/15/12 05:02 PM
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A TV show last night with a Hallowe'en theme
had the main characters pronouncing voodoo
as v'doo, accent on final syllable, and first just the "V".


----please, draw me a sheep----
Re: Basalt [Re: Jackie] #208048
11/17/12 05:41 AM
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Sort of related: today on the radio (I ran a BUNCH of errands this afternoon!) I heard an ad for a restaurant that sounded like they serve urban cheese bread.

Re: Basalt [Re: Jackie] #208050
11/17/12 01:44 PM
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I googled it. It's herb and cheese bread. It's in a Subway ad.

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