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Primark - it's where you go to stock up on plain Ts.
It seems there is some division over how to pronounce the name of this high street clothing shop.
The two contending pronunciations are:
The one thing I can't cope with about living here is how everyone says 'preemark' not 'primark' 🙃🙃🙃 THAT'S NOT HOW YOU SAY IT — Steff Ellis (@Steff Ellis)
If you pronounce Primark Prymark instead of Preemark.... you need Jesus — Mågs♪☮ (@Mågs♪☮)
@ladbible I have never heard anyone say 'Preemark' — Talvin (@Talvin)
Primark themselves have finally stepped up to answer the riddle.
In the section on their website for 'Other Queries', Primark writes:
That's a very good question.We like to use Pr-Eye-Mark
That's a very good question.
We like to use Pr-Eye-Mark
But then again, do authors lose control of their work once they release it into the world?
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