[H-GEN] Is it 'vi' or 'v' 'i'

Sandra Mansell sandra at mansell.id.au
Fri Nov 20 18:15:14 EST 2015


On 21/11/2015 07:39, Gary Curtis wrote:
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> How do you say it??  (the editor's name)
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> vi   (one word)   or    vee-eye   (two sounds)

vee-eye, but I don't use it. I know of friends and acquaintances who say 
it both ways and I think it depends on personal preference or upon 
whether you had others around you who pronounced it a certain way when 
you first came upon it.

Sandra.

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