How to Pronounce 'Celtic.' 'Whiskey' or 'Whisky'? Grammar Girl #762

Sports fans say “Seltik.” Historians say “Keltik.” Here’s the deal. Plus, have you ever noticed that Irish whiskey and Scottish whisky are spelled differently?

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