It’s ‘seh-MIT-ik,’ Not ‘seh-MET-ik’

A few times in recent days we’ve mispronounced the word anti-semitic. The middle syllable is “MIT,” not “MET.” Listen to Audie Cornish and Tom Gjelten, who get it right here.

For you dictionary fans, here’s how Webster’s New World does it: sə-MIT-ɪk.

(“Memmos;” Feb. 28, 2017)

February 28, 2017

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