Bog of mis­pro­nun­ci­a­tion

Herald Sun - Switched On - - On The Couch -

I wish news pre­sen­ters and re­porters would stop say­ing loo-ten­ant in ref­er­ences such as cov­er­age of our lat­est death in Afghanistan— or is it yet an­other ex­am­ple of our Amer­i­can­i­sa­tion? The Aus­tralian rank is pro­nounced left-ten­ant, dum­mies. Terry, email

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