[UK-CONTEST] Phonetics

cris at gm4fam.plus.com cris at gm4fam.plus.com
Wed Apr 14 04:00:36 PDT 2010

The great thing is to at least try another language and never be afraid to
do so - its one of the few buzzes I get out of using SSB.

Of course its great to be corrected on any mispronunciation, just as it is
to receive any (rare) compliments ):

73 Cris

>> Ha - puts me in mind of a certain G8, former GW8, who was operating
>> with us in VHF NFD one year on 2m - he was in the habit of using
>> German numbers and colloquialisms when QSOing with DL stations.... in
>> the middle of one such QSB-ridden contact, we all heard a weak voice,
>> in a heavy German accent, saying plaintively 'No, No, no copy, repeat
>> in English please...'
>> Peter G4MJS
>> I think that must have been me then!
> Step forward that Welshman :-)
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