me at gerrylynch.co.uk
Mon Apr 12 16:43:43 PDT 2010
If you're from GI, nobody in continental Eu *or* the US understands you
saying '8' unless you are very careful in how you pronounce it. Guess
GMs have the same problem.
Using Russian phonetics works a treat with Russian speaking operators,
worth learning the phonetics of your callsign in Russian in my book
(Galina Ivan Noll Roman Tamara Nikolai) but can leave you scratching
your head if they assume you really can speak Russian can come back with
fast "pyatch dyevits adyeem chtirye vosim".
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