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Old December 25 2012, 02:15 PM   #11
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Re: Should she had won?

NightmareB4Holmes wrote: View Post
No. She should not have won.
I agree. You are on a wordplay game show, enunciate and speak clearly.

Gryff Gryngle wrote: View Post
True. I hardly ever watch Wheel anymore, but the producers/judges (?) are usually quite rigid when it comes pronunciations. In a lot of cases, though, the contestant simply guesses the wrong word, for instance, "Satellite Disc" instead of saying "Satellite Dish."
They have to set a neutral standard somewhere. You have people from all over the country and world on that show. While you can't fault someone for a regional dialect, you can certainly fault them for not saying the whole word.
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