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Why 'Wednesday' Isn't Pronounced the Way It's Spelled

Most Americans don't pronounce the first "d" in Wednesday. But there it is, sitting pretty. So what gives? Plus, why some words are only used in the negative, the longest word in the English language and other fascinating stories about words.

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    Why 'Wednesday' Isn't Pronounced the Way It's Spelled

    Most Americans don't pronounce the first "d" in Wednesday. But there it is, sitting pretty. So what gives? Well, that's a question for the ages. The …

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