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Fishie 03-28-2012 08:41 PM

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!

garfy 03-29-2012 02:31 AM

Mbuna would be pronounced umboona

Jess1ca 03-29-2012 03:12 AM

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Originally Posted by garfy
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 :)

Cornstar 03-31-2012 01:32 AM

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.

Convict2161 03-31-2012 01:35 AM

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Originally Posted by AndrewsPistol

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.

Jess1ca 03-31-2012 01:37 AM

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Originally Posted by Convict2161

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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