The hardest word in the dictionary
To pronounce is February.
Yes, it's here again, the month feared by radio announcers everywhere, except those on CBC's French network--Fevrier is much easier.
But we're here to help, and to show that with a little practice, you can beat the February jinx.
Just try mouthing this: Feb-roo-AIR-ee. Now do it again. And once more.
You've got it! By George, I think you've got it!
Next we're going to provide remedial instruction to all those who believe "route" rhymes with "gout," that "basil" rhymes with "nasal," and that the accent is on the first syllable in "research."