Off topic: How to pronounce 'ProZ'?
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lbone  Identity Verified
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Apr 20, 2008

I attended a powwow yesterday.

I have thought 'ProZ' should be pronounced as [pro'zi:], but actually many others said [pros].

So what is the standard pronunciation of this word?

Thank you!


 

lbone  Identity Verified
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I have just got the answer by myself Apr 20, 2008

http://www.proz.com/faq/general#proz_pronounced

2. How is "ProZ.com" pronounced?

At headquarters in New York, ProZ.com staff refer to the site as "proz-dot-com", with the 'proz' part pronounced exactly like "(written) prose" or "pros" (as in professionals). But some people say "pro-zee-dot-com", "pro-zed", "procetta", etc.

http://www.proz.com/forum/poll_discussion/42785.-poll:_how_do_you_pronounce_the_*proz*_in_prozcom-.html

A long discussion - you can click to read it if you are interested.


 


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