Query: dialectal pronunciation of the type "EYE-talian" for "Italian"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Oct 2 00:29:03 UTC 2013

On Tue, Oct 1, 2013 at 7:42 PM, Joel S. Berson <Berson at att.net> wrote:

> EYE-diological.  POTUS

Clearly, he was so overcome with emotion that he lost track of the fact the
his dialect was going to be critiqued by white people.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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