How to Sound Like You're From Austin (in 90 Seconds)
What do you think of when you think of Austin?
Live music, hot summers, breakfast tacos and the people come to mind for starters. But spend a little time here, and another thing jumps out at you – the "Austin correct" pronunciation of local streets and landmarks.
Take Guadalupe Street across from the UT Campus – pronounced Gwad-a-loop by generations of students and residents.
We've corralled some other oddly pronounced Austin names. Listen to our 90 second round-up:
For more "Austin-correct" pronunciations, factoids and tips, see KUT's post on the (mis)pronunciations that keep Austin weird.