Q: Silent letters in English?

W Brewer brewerwa at GMAIL.COM
Tue Jan 1 08:56:05 UTC 2013

Seem to recall the Pythons picking on the Scots in *Banff*, the two f's
being lengthy syllabics:  [baem.fff.fff].  Or it might have been the
Banffffff in Canada.

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