Posted by Tracy W on August 14, 1997 at 16:28:00:
In reply to Pronouncing Sanditon posted by Lesley on August 13, 1997 at 23:52:27
] In the thread about Covent Garden, I misspelled Covent as Convent and I pronounce it that way too....
In this case, you are simply being truer to history than any of the rest of us! Covent Garden got its name because it was originally the site of a garden for a nunnery and was called "Convent Garden."
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