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I pronounce it as "TORN-a-ment" 10 6.45%
I pronounce it as "TURN-a-ment" 145 93.55%
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Old 03-18-2013, 09:22 AM  
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How do you pronounce "Tournament"?

It's that time of year. Listening to the radio this morning, and the host was pronouncing it one way while the guest talking head was pronouncing it completely opposite.

How do you say it?

TORN-a-ment?

TURN-a-ment?
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Old 03-18-2013, 12:41 PM   #46
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Old 03-18-2013, 03:59 PM   #47
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:04 PM   #48
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:11 PM   #49
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i pronouce it....GeNo SmiTH
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:12 PM   #50
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:24 PM   #51
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:25 PM   #52
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only english gits say TORNament
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:34 PM   #53
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Old 03-18-2013, 04:58 PM   #54
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Old 03-18-2013, 06:07 PM   #55
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Old 03-18-2013, 06:18 PM   #56
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Old 03-18-2013, 06:22 PM   #57
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Old 03-18-2013, 06:47 PM   #58
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I pronounce it "Turn-A-Ment" however, the proper phonetics of it are "Tour-nay-ment"
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Old 03-18-2013, 07:22 PM   #59
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Old 03-18-2013, 07:27 PM   #60
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The dictionary.com voice says TORN.
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