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11 August 2018
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Since I am not a native speaker of English, I have always been intrigued by the pronunciation: "Good morning, good morning, good morningAH".

Why do they do this? Is this for comic effect? Does it sound ridiculously posh or something?

12 August 2018
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Von Bontee
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Might be a little comic poshness there,  but I think it's just done for musical effect - adding that extra syllable just to help emphasize the rhythm of the song.

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Von Bontee said
Might be a little comic poshness there,  but I think it's just done for musical effect - adding that extra syllable just to help emphasize the rhythm of the song.

Agreed. It works better this way.

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