What Is the Correct Pronunciation of "Gyro"?
In the United States, there is something of an intense debate over how the word gyro is supposed to be pronounced. Many people pronounce it /ˈdʒaɪɹoʊ/ (or, to use fauxnetics, "JAI-roh'). Many other people, however, insist that it is supposed to be pronounced /ˈjiː.ɹoʊ/ (that is, "YEE-roh" in fauxnetics). This debate even made it into the recent … Continue reading "What Is the Correct Pronunciation of "Gyro"?"