Originally Posted by Angst
As did I until I was in Singapore once and asked a taxi driver to take me to Clark'S Kway. He made a point of correcting me once he figured out what I was talking about.
I was lucky to be in S'pore while they were building Clark Quay, so I 'heard' the name often before I actually was able to go there. I didn't embarrass myself until I visited some islands in the Caribbean, with the 'last name' of Cuay. How was I supposed to know it wasn't pronounced Koo-ay?