Re: Other Vulgar Latins?
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 22, 2006, 1:08|
On 2/21/06, Senno Niegendorff <niegendorff@...> wrote:
> caeruleancentaur wrote:
> > I couldn't believe my ears (somewhat literally) when I first became
> > aware of this. I thought I was hearing wrong. "I fink." And I'm
> > positive the little girl in the new Narnia movie (great movie!) uses
> > [f] in that way.
> There is a tendency of loosing [T] in many London and other
> South-English dialects in favour of [f] or [v], producing words like
> fink or bover (bother).
You mean [T] -> [f] and [D] -> [v]. "bother" has the latter.
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>