Date: Wed, 6 Sep 1995 06:54:24 PDT From: "//" Subject: Pronounciation of Oxymoron I heard a newsclip on the radio of Marcia Clark (OJ trial) pronouncing Oxymoron as AWK-sim-ar-ron. Until then I've always heard and used OX-ee-mor-on (kind of like the first half of Oxygen followed by moron.). Since my paperback Webster New World doesn't have it, can anyone tell me which is the preferred? Thanks, -- Jim