OT: pronunciation of programming terms (was Re: English notation)
|From:||Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>|
|Date:||Monday, July 2, 2001, 5:23|
On Sun, Jul 01, 2001 at 11:18:45PM -0400, John Cowan wrote:
> Eric Christopherson scripsit:
> > Now don't get me started on ioctl()!
Interesting. I alternate between /ai"aktl=/ and /ai"ouk@n%troul/.
Hmm, and I just noticed that my idiolect has monosyllabic [oul] before a pause
or consonant, but not [eil]. Hmm.
Eric Christopherson, a.k.a. Contrarian Conlanger Rakko ^_^