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Old 12-26-12, 04:12 PM   #13
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Worcestershire (of sauce fame)
Seems to be a similar case to this other one:

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Gloucester is a weird one.
I was actually looking for more normal words rather than proper nouns.
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Old 02-01-13, 01:28 PM   #15
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What about "does" (from the verb "do")? It even has another pronunciation when it's the plural of "doe".

BTW, today I saw a t-shirt saying "ADI DOES".
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mood and wood. I had a hard time pronouncing these when I was growing up..
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