Place pronouciation queries (polls)

not sure how to pronounce Solihull

  • So-lee-hull
  • Slee-hall
  • something else

0 voters

Solly-ul

5 Likes

Solly March

Newcastle

  • New-carstle
  • New-cassltle

0 voters

  • Whole Born
  • Ho Bun

0 voters

Noo-cassel

4 Likes

this one is only because I’ve noticed southern BBC presenters seemingly make a point of pronouncing it New-casstle as if they’re from Tyneside and I wondered why.

Cos it’s correct

Leeds

  • Smeeds
  • Leeds

0 voters

Dirty, Dirty Leeds

8 Likes

Scum

4 Likes

but do you pronounce ‘Castle’ as ‘Cassell’?

1 Like

Bury

  • Berry
  • Buhry

0 voters

You should!

Lisbon

  • Leejshboa
  • Lisbon

0 voters

2 Likes

Would like it if they did this for European cities also. Balenthia and Barthelona and the like

1 Like

Mother in law always pronounces it as though it rhymes with curry.

Thevilla

1 Like

Galithia

Yes