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Originally Posted by Talon95 View Post

Maybe the creator has his head stuck up his butt.

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Please explain to me where "Graphics" is pronounced with a soft G. Jraphics? Jerrasic Park? Lol.

The creator is wrong. I'll still pronounce it gif. ^-^

THIS!


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Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post

He invented it. Therefor he can pronounce it however the hell he wants.

Your argument is invalid. biggrin.gif

But he didn't invent the English language.

Your argument is invalid. biggrin.gif
post #22 of 333
Well I've always called them Gif's, and that is what I will still call them.
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Cambridge's dictionnary is a reference for english learners, they say [gif].
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post #24 of 333
Steve Wilhite is just mad cause the .gif went out with Myspace and AOL.

I also say PING, live with it.
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I refuse to look like a tool infront of my comrades by saying "Jif"
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Since in both my mother tongues it is already pronouced Jif, I don't really care lol.
   
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I guess the whole "sparks outrage" part of the headline wasn't exaggerated after all.... lots of mixed views here.
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I say "G.I.F.", gee-eye-eff. It never came to me that it's jif.
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Since in both my mother tongues it is already pronouced Jif, I don't really care lol.

So you have either 2 mothers or your mother has 2 tongues ? (I would prefer the first option)
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So you have either 2 mothers or your mother has 2 tongues ? (I would prefer the first option)

I dunno, a woman with two tongues could be...interesting...
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