Most Mispronounced Places in the U.S.
Nevada – It’s NUH VAD UH, not NUH VOD UH
Mobile, Alabama – It’s MO-BEEL
Worcester, Massachusetts – WUSS-TER is correct
La Jolla, California – LA HOY UH
Detroit is not DUH-TROIT, it’s DEE-TROIT
Boise, Idaho – Locals say BOY SEE instead of BOY ZEE
Mackinac Island, Michigan is actually MACK UH NAW
Prescott, Arizona is pronounced PRESS-KIT, not PRESS-COT
Oregon is NOT ORR-UH-GONE, it’s ORR-UH-GIN (Rhymes with begin)
There are SO many, and a whole bunch of local towns here in the Northstate
that are mispronounced all the time(Artois, Los Molinos). Can you think of a few?