Re: USAGE: rhoticity [was Re: The [??] attribute]
|From:||BP Jonsson <bpj@...>|
|Date:||Friday, September 13, 2002, 3:30|
At 16:34 2002-09-12 -0700, Nihil Sum wrote:
>So: is the y consonant just a very short i-glide before the vowel?
>is the r consonant sound* just a very short "er" glide before the next
Yes. In General American, that is.
B.Philip Jonsson mailto:melrochX@melroch.net (delete X)
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