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Vindication


I can’t tell you the number of times I had someone correct the way I said Bruschetta when I waited tables. I was pronouncing it correctly and they were WRONG. In the spirit of working for tips I would let it slide, but it drove me a little nuts. So you can image my pleasure when I saw this article on the Top 10 Mispronounced Foodie Words with Bruschetta(broo-SKEH-tah) topping the list. Image Via: Gourmet

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    180|360
    February 28, 2010 at 6:58 PM

    I read that article last night. The comments were pretty amusing. My husband always makes fun of me when I pronounce Bruschetta (the correct way.) But then again he's English and says all kinds of things wrong. 😉

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    Law of Attraction
    February 28, 2010 at 7:00 PM

    Ahhahaha. The funny thing is that I say a ton of things wrong, but I know it. I think it's funny when people are so certain.

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    // S
    March 19, 2010 at 7:35 AM

    this post just made my day.

    i too waited tables (at a wethinkwerebetterthaneveryone private club)… the same thing happened to me all the time…

    assholes: we'll have the BrU-SHetta
    me: great, one Broo-SKEH-tah
    assholes: you mean BrU-SHetta?
    me: no, I mean Broo-SKEH-tah

    Thank you!!

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    Law of Attraction
    March 19, 2010 at 7:44 AM

    //S:

    This comment killed me. That is exactly how it would go.

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