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ski

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online June 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532
ski

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As Burchfield (1996) recalled, in his boyhood (1930s) it was very commonly pronounced /ʃiː/, as in Norwegian, the language from which the word was adopted; but now always ...

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