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Re: My favorite silent English letter is:

by jmcnamara (Monsignor)
on Mar 06, 2012 at 10:00 UTC ( #958049=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My favorite silent English letter is:

My favourite silent(ish) letter is the h in John. At the very least it seems it should be spelled Jhon.

P.S. see also Ghoti.

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Re^2: My favorite silent English letter is:
by mbethke (Hermit) on Mar 24, 2012 at 21:24 UTC

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