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Re: Vertical script

From:Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>
Date:Friday, September 15, 2006, 9:45
On Thu, 14 Sep 2006 13:53:43 +0200, Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>

>Hi! > >Philip Newton writes: >> On 9/5/06, Remi Villatel <maxilys@...> wrote: >> > (I estimated your pronunciation of "Carsten" not too far from
>> > since you used to have a german email.) >> >> I'd pronounce it roughly [ka:.stn=]; German /ar/ for me is [a:], > >Exactly the same here (an aspirated [k_h] that is, I assume).
See below.
>Many dialects have a much broader usage of [St] and [Sp], sometimes >even universal, and it often spreads to the variety of High German in >such areas.
Besonderscht de süüddeutsche Dialekte ham des. (Especially the Southern German dialects have this)
>Since I have a very hard time knowing what quantity vowels have in >Standard High German in front of /r/, I don't know whether |Carsten| >has a long or short vowel, but my wife says it's short. :-)
It's /"ka6st@n/, which is rendered as something like [k_ha:stn=] IMD, maybe even [k_hA:stn=], I don't know the exact quality of the /a/. But Remi and I already talked about that two weeks ago in fact, offlist. Yours, [" "bEk6]


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