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Media: Argument over pronunciation of Maori place name
Residents of Whangarei, the northernmost city in New Zealand, are feverishly
discussing how to pronounce their city's name. Due to dialectal, regional,
historical, and personal variation the Maori word is variously pronounced with an
initial consonant [w], [hw], or [f].
Read more: http://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-news/northland/whangarei-
|Date Posted:||April 16, 2012|