U.S. Cities And Towns You’re Mispronouncing Including New Hampshire & Maine
Have you been mispronouncing the names of these U.S. cities? Don’t be too hard on yourself. Most people do, according to Thrillist.com.
Saco = SOCK-ō.
Skowhegan = Skahw-HEE-g’n.
Vinalhaven = Vīn-uhl-haven.
Wytopitlock = Wīy-tō-pit-lock.
Belknap County = BELL-nap. The “k” is silent.
Contoocook = con-TOO-cook.
Coos County = CO-ös.
Goffstown = GOFFS-town NOT Goffs-ton.
OTHER U.S. CITIES
Boise, Idaho = BOY-see NOT BOY-zee.
Kissimmee, Florida = Kah-SIM-ee NOT Kiss-me.
Lafayette, Louisiana = LAH-fee-et NOT La-FAY-et.
Spokane, Washington = Spo-CAN NOT Spo-CANE.
Worcester, Massachusetts = WUSS-ter or WUSS-tah NOT Wor-chest-er.