Did you know that many place names in England originate from Roman times? Take the Latin word ‘castra’ meaning ‘walled town’ over time developed into the modern place name ending “chester”.
Now here’s the thing, how do you pronounce places names in Britain? Even the Americans don’t always get it right – check out this vid https://youtu.be/9q7VjLVU8Ec – hilarious.
To pronounce (aussprechen), hilarious (sehr lustig)
Have a great weekend.