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Re: Cool phonetic illusion

From:caeruleancentaur <caeruleancentaur@...>
Date:Friday, June 27, 2008, 15:02
>Carsten Becker <carbeck@...> wrote:
>I find it easier to understand people who speak English to me when I >can look at them directly. This goes for films as well. It's a tad bit >more difficult to understand people on the phone (or Skype, for that >matter). Fortunately my job doesn't involve speaking English on the >phone very much.
When I hear the confessions of the Hispanics I ask them to sit facing me. It's much easier for me than listening to them through the screen Charlie