- Many Americans may be surprised to learn that the name Maurice, when pronounced correctly, rhymes with Boris.
- Likewise, the name Boris, inflected according to its native tongue, is supposed to rhyme with Maurice.
- However, Maurice and Boris do not, by any means, rhyme with each other.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
For a long time - literally years - I have been fascinated by the Maurice-Boris Paradox. It goes like this: