Date: Sat, 5 Mar 1994 16:20:06 -0500 From: Ellen Johnson Subject: Re: Epiphany on the Tennis Court For some time now, I have been consciously stressing the /n/ on the end of my first name when introducing myself to someone new, since I was so often being misunderstood as "Ellie". Just a few weeks ago, I realized that no matter how long the /n/, people with /En/ will still have trouble perceiving /ElIn/ as the proper pronunciation of my name. E.Johnson ellenj[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]