• Yokemate of Keyboards
    Yokemate of Keyboards
    Posts: 12090 from 2003/5/22
    From: Germany
    > So do you all say Zed instead of "Z" as well?

    If by "you all" you mean the British, the Irish, the (older*) Canadian, the Australian, the New Zealanders, the South Africans and all the people who are taught British English as foreign language, then the answer is a clear yes.

    * http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_English#Phonemic_incidence

    > Hence making the band ZZ Top, Zed Zed Top? :)

    I can't speak for others, but as this band is known to me and I also know that they're from the US, I know how to pronounce it as it is meant to be pronounced :-)
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