Re: [CR]Re: Ciocc pronunciation


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From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Re: Ciocc pronunciation
Date: Sun, 29 Oct 2006 13:16:50 -0800
To: CR RENDEZVOUS <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>


I just listened Martin, and it sounds like how this sounds when written?

" cho - cha "

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California United States of America http://www.velo-retro.com (reprints, t-shirts & timelines)

On Oct 29, 2006, at 1:08 PM, Martin Appel wrote:
> Nope, more like "George" with a more accented second "ch"...
> please see, erm listen to
> http://www.mappel.de/sound/bike_brands.mp3
>
> :)
>
> Martin Appel
> Munich, Germany
>
> "Kurt Sperry" <haxixe@gmail.com> schrieb:
>> Rhymes with "roach".
>>
>> Kurt Sperry
>> Bellingham WA
>> USA
>>
>> On 10/29/06, worthy2@earthlink.net <worthy2@earthlink.net> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>
>>>> How does one correctly pronounce "Ci\ufffdcc?" Is it more-or-less
>>>> "cho
>>> ke?"
>>> ---no, it's "choch", like choke but with a soft "ch" ending.
>>>>
>>>> And how do most people pronounce the name of the model?
>>>>
>>>> Moscow?
>>> ---yes, the word is Moscow, the letters are Cyrillic and not
>> intented to
>>> be
>>> sounded like the Latin letters they resemble. Tho it should be done
>> with a
>>> correct Russian accent :c)
>>>> Mosk-va?
>>>> Mok-ba?
>>>>
>>>> David Bean
>>>> Arlington, MA
>>> ---Alan Goldsworthy
>>> San Francisco, CA, USA