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Guidance on how to pronounce author names, for authors whose last name begins with "T"!

Author Pronunciations

15 last names beginning with "T"

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robert ta-nen-bom
HAIL-ee
ta-jen (Armenian)
The-roon Tage-pall (first syllable rhymes with age, second with hall)
Janne = YAWN-eh
LESS-lee ten-OH-rio
Thor-ew (which, incidentally, is different to Henry Thoreau which is pronounced like 'thorough')
Tayvz (rhymes with waves)
CULL-um Toe-BEAN
TOKAR-chook
oh-FEAR too-SHAY GAF-lah
TRAWN-stroh-mur
jaro-slav trophy-mov
trol-lop (rhymes with wollop)
Tsu-kee-yah-mah
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