O/T Swimming World

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  1. Scarlet Daisy

    Scarlet Daisy Hungry For Life

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    I've lost count of the number of times I've told someone I go to "Swimming World". It's like I have a mental block that won't let me say the name right.

    What can't you say properly, or get right?
     
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  3. jaylou

    jaylou Gold Member

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    Oh dear, that is funny!
    I don't struggle with anything really, but I do say things wrongly just because...

    Like binocliars (binoculars) and worserer and betterer and others I can't remember off the top of my head.
    I don't know why I do it, but I do think it's funny when people correct me!!
     
  4. LisaC

    LisaC Gold Member

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    Do you know I read 'swimming' as 'slimming' thinking what I don't get this post, it wasn't til I'd re-read it I got it right...oh dear!
     
  5. Mrs V

    Mrs V Loves Life!

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    I thought this was going to be a thread about a new scheme that your local leisure centre has started up!!!
    I had elocution lessons when I moved from South Wales to London when I was a children's Nanny. I still have problems saying sauce pan rather than sospan (welsh phonetic) and February is another one!
     
  6. judimac

    judimac Mad old Bat with Attitude

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    Anaesthetist! Always had bother with it.
     
  7. Brightonrosie

    Brightonrosie I want to be fitter again

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    I just did the same thing it's a bit like the piece that states " cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno't mtaetr in waht oerdr the ltteres in a wrod are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is taht the frsit and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it whotuit a pboerlm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Azanmig huh? yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! "
     
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    corrina Full Member

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    lisac, i read it the same way u did till i re read it too xx
     
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    hobbithead Full Member

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    brightonrosie, that was so mad i totally understood your post lol:D
     
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    Vixxster Nojo on the YoYo

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    I can't say 'vinegar' - I say 'vigenar'
     
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