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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 8:23 pm    Post subject: Pronoucning "emerge" Reply with quote

Just a random thought... I've just always been wondering: how should "emerge" be pronounced? Like the English verb "emerge," or similar to e-mail, "e-merge?"
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 8:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Half and half.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 8:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I pronounce it e-merge.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 8:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

the command line does not mind how you pronounce it ;)
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 9:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

johntramp wrote:
the command line does not mind how you pronounce it ;)

I am blind and use a braille & voice console, you insensitive clod!
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 9:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

e·merge
intr.v. e·merged, e·merg·ing, e·merg·es

1. To come forth from obscurity:
2. To become evident:
3. To come into existence.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 9:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

syscrash wrote:
I pronounce it e-merge.


Ditto.
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 23, 2005 11:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-240154.html
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