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15 Places You Have Probably Mispronounced All Your Life
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Published: Apr 27, 2016

Don’t get scared! Its probably not your fault, people mispronounce places all the time. Impress your friends who live in these countries by pronouncing their country’s name like a local!

Here’s a list of 15 places that people mostly don’t get right when it comes to pronunciation. You may have to read them out loud once or twice.

 

1. Bangkok, Thailand

bangkok

 

2. Beijing, China

beigin
3. Colombia

Columbia

4. Montreal, Canada

montrial

5. The River Thames, UK

Thames

6. Tijuana, Mexico

Tiawana

7. Niger

niger

8. Phuket, Thailand

pooget

9.Helena, USA

helena

10.Versailles, France

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11. Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem

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12.Worcestershire, UK

Worchestshire

13.Worcester, UK

uk

14. La Jolla, USA

lajolla

15. Reykjavik, Iceland

iceland