Boston pronunciation tip: Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall

I lived in Boston for several years in the ’90s. I was back briefly recently, so I took the opportunity to make a quick pronunciation tip. Most things in Boston present no pronunciation challenges, but there are a couple worth knowing…

2 responses to “Boston pronunciation tip: Quincy Market and Faneuil Hall

  1. legrandtimonier1951

    For what it’s worth, in the Haute-Savoie region of France there’s a village not far from Geneva, CH named Quincy that’s pronounced “can-see” with the accent on the “see.” Wonder if the French were hanging around the Massachusetts area at one point….

  2. As a Kiwi I can barely tell a New York accent from a Canadian one so it’s good to study with you 🥝

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