James Smith jsmithjamessmith at YAHOO.COM
Mon Nov 21 17:08:15 UTC 2005

FWIW, one commentator (DJ?) on NPR said Copland was
very emphatic that the ballet was titled /ro' dee o/,
not /ro day' o/.

--- Benjamin Zimmer <bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU>

> "Judeo-" could be pronounced that
> way on the model of such foreignisms as "Galileo",
> "Montevideo", "Rodeo" (the
> Copland ballet), etc.
> --Ben Zimmer

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