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What is the preferred pronunciation of "Ged"? Is it G as in giant or G as in...
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Actually, according to Ursula Le Guin, the correct pronunciation is 'Ghed'. Not 'Jed'.
4th paragraph, last sentence of the provided link.
Posted by grendizerx on March 27, 2009 at 4:00 PM (Answer #1)
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Phonetically speaking it should be a soft 'g' as in giant. In English, when a 'g' is followed by 'e', 'i' or 'y' it has a soft sound. When followed by 'a', 'o' or 'u' it has a hard sound.
Posted by cburr on December 10, 2008 at 7:05 AM (Answer #2)
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