Date: Thu, 9 Nov 1995 09:24:01 -0800
From: Peter McGraw pmcgraw[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CALVIN.LINFIELD.EDU
Subject: Re: "photi"?
I first heard it from my high school Latin teacher, as "ghotip," with the
p of pneumonia.
On Thu, 9 Nov 1995, Dan Moonhawk Alford wrote:
Many years ago it was posed to me as "ghoti" with the 'gh' of 'laugh'.
On Thu, 9 Nov 1995, SETH SKLAREY wrote:
Gno! Gno! Gno! Do gnot plugnge a gnife ignto your heart!
dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]utk.edu
Many years ago the question was posed how do you pronounce "photi?"
The answer of course is (fish), taking the ph from phonograph, the o
from women, and the ti from action.