[Ads-l] how to say "Carnegie"

Paul A Johnston paul.johnston at WMICH.EDU
Sun Nov 25 19:49:39 EST 2018


True, Tom.


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There's a bit in "60 Minutes" about Andrew Carnegie, the kid from Scotland =
who came to US in 1835 at 13 and became twice as rich as Bill Gates is now.=
   They said his name should have stress on the second syllable not the fir=
st.  Car-NAY-gee  ~Kaarnnaegee , which is less easy to say.

Tom Zurinskas,
Originally SWConn 20 yrs,  college Tenn 3,  work NJ  33,  now FL 14.
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