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    Because there's an i next to the u and m? Or do you pronounce it "ALOOOOMINUM", the American way???
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    I pronounce it the proper way.

    Only Americans mispronounce it ALOOOMINUM.
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    I think the Americans are the only country to call it Alooominum.
    But then again the same people named football (a game played with feet) soccer....Figures.
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    I've never used that completely unneeded word but I'd pronounce the proper way fo' sho.
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    I say al-uh-min-yum.
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    The right way. It makes no sense to NOT pronounce it properly. There is definitely an 'i' there, unless my eyes are playing tricks on me.
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    Yeah there's more Brits than Americans on this site so most people will say ALuminium.
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    Yeahhh, the proper way every time
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    I pronounce it as it's spelled, like most normal people.
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    Proof #2,978,561 Americans = retards of the Earth.
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    not the American way.
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    aluminium.

    and i hate it when they say oregano.
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    Eddie Izzard said it right:
    "You say Aloomium, we say aluminium, you say 'erbs, we say Herbs... because theres a ****ing H in it!"
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    My housemate - from Crewe - accosted me for pronouncing it al-u-min-yum. What a prick.
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    in canada/ usa it's spelt aluminum
    the british spelling is aluminium
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    In soviet Russia, its MuIniMulA
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    (Original post by Jarlsberg)
    Because there's an i next to the u and m? Or do you pronounce it "ALOOOOMINUM", the American way???
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    Al-u-min-ee-um (The proper way)

    The yanks f*** everything up.
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    (Original post by UPPSY)
    in canada/ usa it's spelt aluminum
    the british spelling is aluminium
    I'm Canadian, and I spell it aluminium

    I'm not sure how I pronounce it though - probably the American way?
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    fair enough my canadian mate keegan claims its spelt differently
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    I pronounce it aluminium
    'cause there's an I next to the U and M
    now write it down slowly
    and read it out fast...

    Go Biffy.
 
 
 
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