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Which word, if pronounced right, is wrong, but if pronounced wrong is right?

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Which word, if pronounced right, is wrong, but if pronounced wrong is right?
posted Oct 12, 2016 by Basabdatta Mukherjee

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the answer is word "wrong",
if pronounced as right, it is wrong(because pronunciation is "wrong")
and if pronounced "wrong" is right(it is correct pronunciation)

answer Oct 12, 2016 by Smriti



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