British vs. American Brand Pronunciations

Language has always fascinated me. I guess that’s part of the reason why I pursued a BA in English in college. I am fascinated not only by the way in which language evolves over time, but how two English speaking countries manage to pronounce the same words in different ways.

I discovered an article on BBC America’s website about how Brits and Americans pronounce brand names differently and am surprised by some.

How Do You Say ‘Jaguar’?: British vs. American Brand Pronunciations

I hope you will find the article as informative and entertaining as I did. See how the pronunciation of the country opposite to the one you were raised in feels flowing out of your mouth.


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