|From:||Tristan Alexander McLeay <zsau@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, May 22, 2001, 7:37|
> > Down under, some say /@ks'k3:Z@n/, others /@ks'k3:S@n/. > > Or /eksk3:Z@n/, of course. A schwa in the initial vowel sounds more like a > New Zealander pronunciation to me.You think? P'r'aps...> > > I heard someone say /eiS@/ for Asia once. > > Allowing, I assume, that the Australian /ei/ is almost always [&i]No, this was an American.