Wednesday, December 19, 2012

More mangled pronunciation

One News reporter Helen Castles was careful to get her Maori pronunciation correct last night, but struggled with English. In an item on shellfish poisoning she twice pronounced "paralytic" as "paraletic". Doesn't anyone check these items before they go to air?

1 comment:

Doug Longmire said...

My favorite:- vunnlerbel instead of vulnerable