Everybody says a word wrong once in a while, but after talking to a few El Pasoans I've collected the 18 MOST mispronounced words.

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Photo by Drew Beamer on Unsplash

On the Buzz Adams Morning Show, Buzz is FAMOUS for correcting people when they say things wrong.

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It gives him a perverse sense of glee inside his dark little heart.

But everybody's human and even HE flubs up a word every once in a while.

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Photo by Etienne Girardet on Unsplash

So, with the input of MULTIPLE El Pasoans, I have collected and collated 18 utterly HILARIOUS atrocities of the English language.

Here are the most mispronounced words according to your fellow El Pasoans.

1. Pronunciation: char-gin
Word:  chagrin

2. Pronunciation: my-zulled
Word:  misled

3. Pronunciation: whores de vours
Word:  hors d'oeuvres

4. Pronunciation: by-op-ick
Word:  Biopic

5. Pronunciation: call-oh-nel
Word:  colonel

6. Pronunciation: chuh-zem
Word:  chasm

7. Pronunciation: fuh-kade
Word:  facade

8. Pronunciation: aw-ree
Word:  awry

9. Pronunciation: epp-ee-fanny

10. Pronunciation: chee-hoo-ah-hoo-ah
Word:  Chihuahua

11. Pronunciation: Disin-Tegrate
Word:  Disintegrate

12. Pronunciationeth: uther rel
Word:  ethereal

13. Pronunciation: Sej-way
Word:  segue

14. Pronunciation: epi-tome

15. Pronunciation: pen-elope
Word:  Penelope

16. Pronunciation: madam-moyzel
Word:  mademoiselle

17. Pronunciation: en-oo-ee
Word:  ennui

18. Pronunciation: infrair-ed
Word:  Infrared

However you decide to say the words you speak, just remember to never care about what anybody else thinks, especially Buzz.

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Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash

It's not weird to mispronounce something, it's a learning experience.


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