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    Re: How best to pronounce Eratosthenes?
    From: Stephen N.G. Davies
    Date: 2015 Aug 26, 19:59 +0800
    Just lay a mild stress on the 'tos'
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    On 26 Aug, 2015, at 7:42 pm, David Pike <NoReply_DavidPike@fer3.com> wrote:

    I might have to refer to Eratosthenes in a couple of weeks time, and I’m wondering how best to recall the name and how best to pronounce it without tying a knot in my tongue or revealing an almost total ignorance of the Classics.  Would I be far wrong if I simply said Eratos The Knees very quickly?  Dave

     

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