Can you say "parlance"?

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Sep 15 20:43:29 UTC 2009

One CNN news individual pronounces "parlance" to rhyme with "fat chance."

Stress on the second element, of course.


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