Mudcat Café message #2999351 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #2999351
Posted By: s&r
04-Oct-10 - 10:45 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
A Hostelry every time. The omission of the 'h' sound is a bizarre hangover from court pronunciation when French was the language of the court. Kestionnaire and onvelope are similar.

Stu