Thursday, January 21, 2010

I stand corrected

I have been wrong for all my years -- and my mistake stared me in the face!

From Garner's Modern American Usage, 4th Ed.:


"Ophthalmologist" is pronounced /of-thuh[l]-MOL-uh-jist/ --

not /op-thuh[l]-MOL-uh-jist/.

No comments: