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Old 03-28-2012, 09:41 PM   #1
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How to pronounce fish

How do I pronounce acei , auturas , and mbuna (just wanna make sure on mbuna). This is so people one look at me funny when I try to say my fishes names!
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Old 03-29-2012, 03:31 AM   #2
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Mbuna would be pronounced umboona
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Mbuna would be pronounced umboona
I've heard it a million different ways lol the guy at my lfs calls them Ma-Buna lol, I, myself, call em em-Buna, for some reason I can't change it lol, just the way it comes out
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I usually pronounce it mo-bew-na to my girlfriend. In no way have I ever spoke to anyone about it, so I had never been corrected.
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I've heard it a million different ways lol the guy at my lfs calls them Ma-Buna lol, I, myself, call em em-Buna, for some reason I can't change it lol, just the way it comes out
Would that be with that southern belle accent?

I pronounce them fish! Seriously I do. She doesn't know and probably doesn't care.
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Would that be with that southern belle accent?

I pronounce them fish! Seriously I do. She doesn't know and probably doesn't care.
Ha! MY accent? Lol, yep
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