Man-sewar

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  1. Munted

    Munted Juniors

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    Wtf hey.

    Surely it is man - saw.

    I never heard of a Dino - sewar.

    Amiright?
     
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  2. Life's Good

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    Man - sour.
    Just ask Elton John, Ian Thorpe....
     
  3. Bazal

    Bazal Post Whore

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    DinosAur

    MansOur

    What a thread.
     
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  4. Exsilium

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    Will read again.
     
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  5. OVP

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    This thread gets OVP's tick of approval.

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  7. Munted

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    I shall go to bed with a smile.Thank you. :)
     
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  8. AJB1102

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    If OP is talking about the pronunciation of player's names in the RLWC I kind of agree.

    Who the f**k is Kevin Ninegarma?

    Darryl Halligan busts hus guts to Maori-up everyone's name with a bunch of rolling R's.

    Bit disappointed they don't put in the same effort for players of other nations like Scotland and call "Douglass" like Groundskeeper Willie. Doooglass!
     
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  9. Munted

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    Very selective over pronunciation of a few players surnames.
     
  10. Lambretta

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    Rar Poo-nah not Rap ah nuh
     
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  11. Blues Riff

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    I reckon the commentators are going well. So much better than the usual bogan drivel.
    There's a subtle quality to how they pronounce Kev's name, more like Ni-ang-gama. Also like how they do Takairangi. In general, it sounds like they've bothered to get it right.
    Dunno about Mansour though.
     
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  12. Captain Apollo

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    Mrs Rapana will be on the phone to them about that. Jordan told a story on Fox earlier in the year how his Mum told off his school's principal for mis-pronouncing Jordan's surname.
     
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  13. mozza91

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    Glad someone has the courage to come out and say it.

    No response from Greenberg and his merry gang of plebs. f**king typical.
     
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    It was Rrrapina this weekend.
     
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    muzby Village Idiot Staff Member

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    Is it DOO-gen or Du-GAN?
     
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    Is it Vinivalu or Vindaloo
     
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  17. OldPanther

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    Now the yes vote is in I call dibs on Man-sewar
     
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    5 stars is this thread.
     
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    Wid Dop
     
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