Date: Mon, 11 Sep 1995 14:09:22 -0400 From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: pronunciation: jewelry >I've always pronounced it as "jewl-er-ee," and occasionally wondered >why it's pronounced that way, but I've never heard any other pronunciation. >How do the rest of you pronounce "jewelry"? > >Vicki Rosenzweig >vr%acmcr.uucp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] >New York, NY I say it the way that you do. A common pronunciation in Central Georgia sounds like "jewry." Wayne Glowka Professor of English Director of Research and Graduate Student Services Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]