Re: ...not what I mean (fwd)
|Date:||Saturday, September 25, 1999, 2:33|
On Fri, 24 Sep 1999, Matt Pearson wrote:
> >Obviously they don't distinguish [w] and [hw].
> And they must have the same vowel in both words. I actually have
> different vowels in "what" and "Watt". "What" rhymes with "nut",
> while "Watt" rhymes with "not".
>My dialect would pronounce both as "wot"
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a morning and then cast them aside in favour of a piece of kindling.
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