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    Do Goodbye and Goodby mean the same and have the same pronunciation?Where's the accent?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Do Goodbye and Goodby mean the same and have the same pronunciation?Where's the accent?
    There's no word Goodby, unless it's a name, in which case it would be Goodby. (goodbee)
    Goodbye is Goodbye, with about equal stress on both syllables.

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