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Trump mispronounces Yosemite National Park as 'yo-Semite' twice in White House speech

Posted On: Aug 4, 2020   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Trump mispronounces Yosemite National Park as 'yo-Semite' twice in White House speech

During a speech following the signing of "The Great American Outdoors Act" at the White House on Tuesday, President Donald Trump twice pronounced Yosemite as "yo-Semite."
Yosemite is one of the country's most famous and beloved national parks and was visited by 4.5 million people last year.
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President Donald Trump apparently doesn't know how to pronounce the name of one of America's most famous national parks.
During a speech following after signing the bipartisan "Great American Outdoors Act" at the White House on Tuesday, Trump twice pronounced Yosemite as "yo-Semite."
"When young Americans experience the breathtaking beauty of the Grand Canyon, when their eyes widen in amazement as Old Faithful bursts into the sky, when they gaze upon Yosemites, Yosemites, towering sequoias, their love of country grows stronger and they know that every American has truly a duty to preserve this wonderous inheritance," Trump said.
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