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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #7 - 10/29/05 at 14:24:40
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In English, all non-accented vowells have a tendency to become "uh", or the short "e" sound. 

So the way I've always heard Winawer pronounced in English is "WIN-uh-wuhr".
  
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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #6 - 10/21/05 at 02:18:25
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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #5 - 10/21/05 at 01:52:58
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Probably it is lot easier to pronounce it as "3.Nc3 Bb4 French"! Wink
  

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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #4 - 10/20/05 at 23:24:26
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Ive always pronounced it as wee-na (as in nasty)-were
one of my mates pronounced it as wee-nay-were.

The guys a polack isnt he??
  

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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #3 - 10/20/05 at 22:46:54
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I pronounce it Win-uh-wir this may be because i am jsut an ignorant american though. The most important part however is not the name but the opening it self
  
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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #2 - 10/20/05 at 07:40:33
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English spoken a better try might be:

Wee - na (like nasty) - wear.
  

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Re: How do you pronounce Winawer?
Reply #1 - 10/20/05 at 05:51:31
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I propose..

French spoken: "VI-NA-VERRE"
English spoken: "WIN-R-WEAR"
  

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How do you pronounce Winawer?
10/20/05 at 05:21:22
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I should probably know this but can anyone tell me how to pronounce Winawer by spelling it phonetically

Thanks
  
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