“JIF” vs “GIF”

(“Fun With English” meets “Yer Ing-Glish Sux!!!”)

| GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!his particular piece of English Pronunciation has largely fixed itself since it first became an issue.  But it is not completely fixed.  And I update this blog post from when it was originally written, so that if anyone wants to know WHY this was a ridiculously STUPID controversy on the internet a few year back.

| GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!his post is “Fun With English!!!” because…  I try to make ALL my lessons fun.  And it is “Yer Ing-Glish Sux!!!” because even the MAKER of the Graphics Interchange Format format known as “GIF” mis-pronounced it…  And he’s a native English speaker.


Normies:  “But the guy who created GIFs says that it is pronounced “JIF”…”


Me:  …

Head Explosion - GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

Just Because He Created The “GIF” — Does Not Mean He Knows Anything About Proper Pronunciation

So Here It Is…

“The Letter ‘G’ In The Acronym ‘GIF’ Is A ‘Hard G’!!!

To The Creator Of The GIF!  —  We thank you and your team for giving us such a wonderful & useful image format (which I Love to use so very much).  But please just stick with computer shit, and let me handle the English stuff.  I think it will go better that way.  😎

JIF vs GIF - GiveMeSomeEnglish!!!

My Thoughts Exactly

Have An Excellent Day!


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