Re: YAEPT after all: English diphthongs
|From:||Lars Finsen <lars.finsen@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, August 26, 2008, 15:34|
Den 26. aug. 2008 kl. 16.00 skreiv Michael Poxon:
> Yes, these variations certainly occur in Geordie dialect (Newcastle
> area) so /gre@t/, /bo@t/ and so on,
Yes, no doubt it's with my friends who live in Sunderland that I've
> though in practice, any final unvoiced stop tends to be replaced by
> the glottal stop.
You're right, they do that, too.
BTW, I must say I have a grEEt admiration for those that can hear the
difference between an /E/ and an /e/.