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Old 28th July 2010   #27 (permalink)
Chopper Greg
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Default Re: Scientific Nomenclature

If you do not mind a late entry in to this discusion ....

I think most of us who prefer to use common names, do so not because we don't understand the need for scientific names, but because we have no idea how to pronounce them - we take one look at all of those consonants and vowels, and go run and hide because we might sprain our tongue and never be able to speak properly again .

So how about a guide on how to pronounce those names?
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