[nSLUG] Year Pronunciation (Was: Reminder:...)

Richard Bonner ak621 at chebucto.ns.ca
Sun Jan 3 12:16:02 AST 2010


On Sat, 2 Jan 2010, D G Teed wrote:

> Have people heard of the discussions around pronouncing
> this year?  The common theme out there is the Y2K
> hype caused people to use "two thousand and" in the year
> pronunciation during the last 9 years.  It is time to switch
> back to the more conventional "twenty ten", just as we
> had "nineteen ten", etc., for all years in the previous century.

***   I have been doing that since twenty-oh-one!   (-:

Richard



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