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Re: Other Vulgar Latins?

From:caeruleancentaur <caeruleancentaur@...>
Date:Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 15:46
>R A Brown per pêca:
>I have come across similar cases in English where a person from a h- >less 'working class' background has bettered himself/herself and >tries to "speak posh" and finishes up putting in aitches all over
the >place. I come across a similar situation with my Mexican parishioners. I'll receive notes from them with [h] where it doesn't belong & omitted where it does belong. Likewise, there is confusion between [y] and [ll] and between [c] and [z]. This, of course, is not due to any attempts at "posh." I think it merely reflects a less-than-thorough education. Charlie jus ánïanïôsïo ônon qâve you each-other's burdens bear


R A Brown <ray@...>