Date: Thu, 24 Feb 1994 00:00:15 EST
From: Larry Horn LHORN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]YALEVM.CIS.YALE.EDU
Subject: Re: local locality pronunciations
In this vein, I've always regarded these idiosyncratic local pronunciations as
our modern (modren?) shibboleths. One of my favorites is the suburb of
Rochester spelled Chili and pronounced to rhyme with jai-alai.