Turin or Torino. Which is it?
Playfulpelican on 01/23/2006
|The majestic Italian Alps are the picturesque venue for the 2006 Winter Olympic Games. They look down beguilingly on the host city of -- well, er, some say "Torino" and some say Turin." |
NBC Sports, enchanted with the way "Torino" rolls off the tongue, is using the Italian name everywhere. Nearly all the other news and sports media in the English-speaking World are sticking with "Turin."
This simple quiz tests your knowledge of ten of the World's better known cities. I provide you with the local name. You pick the correct city.
(....And, do remember to make room in your life to enjoy the Winter Games with your family.)
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