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From Abraham to the Sepúlvedas
You can always tell who’s new to Culver City by their mispronunciations of two of our most important streets: Duquesne (Doo-KEZ-nee, instead of Doo-cane, which is the proper French pronunciation) and Sepulveda (Sep-pull-VEE-duh, instead of Seh-PUL-vih-duh, which is the proper Spanish pronunciation). Duquesne Avenue runs through the heart of Downtown Culver City, and Sepulveda Boulevard…