Volcano Word of the Day: Eyjafjallajökull

The volcano in Iceland has been making news for stranding airline passengers across the globe due to airborne ash since last week. But, what is the actual volcano called? You likely haven’t heard its name pronounced correctly, or even attempted to pronounce it yourself.

That’s where the University of Manitoba comes in. They went out to ask folks on campus how you pronounce Eyjafjallajökull.



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