Re: Boeing Pronunciation

From:         Jean-Francois Bosc <bosc@perige.eis.enac.dgac.fr>
Date:         31 Jul 96 12:29:40 
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Stephane Manaranche <gentech@worldnet.fr> writes:

> I don't know if it could help, but in France, we say
> "Boeing sept cent quarante sept"
> (exact translation of "Boeing seven hundred and forty seven")

or "sept quat' sept" ... (and "trois-vingt" (three-twenty), BTW).
But not "sept sept sept", doesn't sound good.

JF