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"Teeg" 6 10.53%
rhymes with "peg" 48 84.21%
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Old 03-19-2017, 04:47 AM
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Old 03-19-2017, 04:54 AM
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The way it's spelled, obviously.

Though I also now pronounce your full name so that it rhymes with "Reagan". So make of that as you will.
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Old 03-19-2017, 05:02 AM
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The way it's spelled, obviously.

Though I also now pronounce your full name so that it rhymes with "Reagan". So make of that as you will.
Like Ree-gun or Ray-gun?
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:37 AM
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green tegs and ham
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:39 AM
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wakey-wakey, tegs and bakey
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:40 AM
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the teg steakhouse & bar
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:42 AM
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teg-team championship
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:43 AM
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teg-of-war
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:51 AM
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The way it's spelled, obviously.

Though I also now pronounce your full name so that it rhymes with "Reagan". So make of that as you will.
Same, which always made me question if I should be pronouncing it "teeg".
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Old 03-19-2017, 06:54 AM
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I usually pronounce it like it "tee-gh" but sometime I stumble and pronounce it "Jiff".
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Old 03-19-2017, 07:00 AM
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I kinda switch in between the first two options, but probably rhymes with Peg is how I read it most often.
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Old 03-19-2017, 07:08 AM
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I've always pronounced it in my head like "Tej" (i.e. "tedge"), probably because I had a friend in college named Tej.
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Old 03-19-2017, 07:15 AM
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I've always thought it as like rhyming with "peg", but realize now that because it's shorthand for your full name it should be "teeg", so now I have a moral conundrum
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Old 03-19-2017, 07:50 AM
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I've always pronounced it in my head like "Tej" (i.e. "tedge"), probably because I had a friend in college named Tej.
this post shattered my worldview
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Old 03-19-2017, 08:06 AM
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this post shattered my worldview
I didn't know your first name until this thread, so now all is right and well.
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Old 03-19-2017, 08:18 AM
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I should make another poll to find out how many people didn't realize my name was Tegan.

I am part of the elite realname username club.
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Old 03-19-2017, 09:49 AM
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In my head I pronounce teg as "Jess"

and the full tegan as "Jessica"

I hope that's okay.
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Old 03-19-2017, 10:13 AM
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"Get a teg" is a palindrome that makes sense, and is good advice.

"Get a teeg" is not a palindrome at all.

"Geet a teeg" doesn't make sense.

Clearly there's only one answer.
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Old 03-19-2017, 10:20 AM
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Te-gu, because that's how it's spelled in the Japanese version.
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:23 AM
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I kinda switch in between the first two options, but probably rhymes with Peg is how I read it most often.
I HATE THAT SONG AND NOW IT"S STUCK IN MY HEAD FOREVER NOW
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:30 AM
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Teg rhymes with peg.

Tegan rhymes with nothing
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Teg rhymes with peg.

Tegan rhymes with nothing
Not even Megan?
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:35 AM
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Not even Megan?
Not the way I pronounce it.
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:40 AM
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Not the way I pronounce it.
Then vegan?
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:46 AM
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Or "again".
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:50 AM
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Maybe "orange"?
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Tegan rhymes with vegan. I dunno what the rest of you are on.
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"Get a teg" is a palindrome that makes sense, and is good advice.
Yes but there's a very limited supply (unfortunately).
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Old 03-19-2017, 12:38 PM
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Tegan rhymes with vegan. I dunno what the rest of you are on.
That works. Shows what a carnivore I am that I couldn't even think of the word.
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Old 03-19-2017, 12:46 PM
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tegging rhymes with ... pegging
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