A blog of the Freer Family's adventures and misadventures emigrating to Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia, and settling there.
You will not convince me that that is not a silent _Z_ until I hear it not pronounced.Sea looks a bit rough too.Drat this, my hands and feet are sweating just thinking of it. So excited to hit some cliffs, take me there now!
I'd pronounce it "strezz-leckee." Definitely not a silent Z, although not pronounced the way it is spelled either.
My finger's pronounce it fine, and my keyboard knows not these fiendish silent letters or emphasis. I am a true child of this century, or something
Except you should learn to start calling it Zed, not Zee...