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Re: How now brown cow?

From:Tristan McLeay <zsau@...>
Date:Tuesday, December 2, 2003, 12:01
On Tue, 2 Dec 2003, Peter Bleackley wrote:

> How is the "ow" diphthong (as in the subject line) written in CXS?
In 'How now brown cow', it's [au]. Your dialect my vary (e.g. in mine it's [&u\] (with more of a bias on the first element than the standard [au]; is there some way to denote this in IPA anyone?) tending towards [&:] in some contexts (like before /r/ in e.g. dowry)). -- Tristan