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Old 08-22-2008, 10:37 AM   #16
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for those who said both, when do you use one vs the other?
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:41 AM   #17
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eether this or that: make your choice!

I don't know where he came from eyether!


I dunno... it's kind of fluid. Both would work in either case. I said eyether there, lol.
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:42 AM   #18
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funny, I was pronouncing it "eether" as I read all of this...
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:43 AM   #19
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Now I'm confused. eether does sound a little more correct.
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:47 AM   #20
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either way is fine Zoots... or was it either?
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Old 08-22-2008, 11:07 AM   #21
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Old 08-22-2008, 11:44 AM   #22
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depends on where you're from
eyether is british, eether is irish/american english...

I use both since I"m not native english, it depends ont he person I'm speaking to..
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I use both pronunciations depending on the situation.
Same. Which when thinking about it seems really weird.
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depends on where you're from
eyether is british, eether is irish/american english...

I use both since I"m not native english, it depends ont he person I'm speaking to..
i don't believe that to be entirely true, to be honest. i do believe eyether is more prevelant in britain than america, but i also believe the history of that word would show that its changed back and forth over time in terms of pronunciation.

if you're interested in this, i can post the article where i got it from.
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i don't believe that to be entirely true, to be honest. i do believe eyether is more prevelant in britain than america, but i also believe the history of that word would show that its changed back and forth over time in terms of pronunciation.

if you're interested in this, i can post the article where i got it from.
Please do post! I'm a nerd for language stuff!
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Both but I use ee-ther more.
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