Talk:idea

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idea

The derived terms section includes terms derived from terms in the list (eg, "ideally" from "ideal") which should be moved out of this table; further, not all terms are derived from "idea": those beginning "ideo-" are certainly not; these may well be related, however.

Note that this table was mistitled "Related terms", so probably lumped all derived and related terms together. — Paul G 14:33, 6 June 2007 (UTC)

Has been fixed --Volants 16:59, 17 November 2009 (UTC)


Pronunciation[edit]

I've heard the word pronounced "ideer". Where is it pronounced like that? Eric Kvaalen 11:45, 23 February 2010 (UTC) In Rhode Island. I am a Rhode Islander who does not pronounce it as such, so I know.

I came to this page for this reason, I've just heard an Englishman from London say it. For some reason, Dutch 'educated' people pronounce it like that as well when trying to sound as if they don't have an accent. 81.68.255.36 20:39, 14 June 2011 (UTC)