Re: OT: English and front rounded vowels
|From:||Benct Philip Jonsson <bpj@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, December 12, 2007, 6:56|
Mr Veoler skrev:
> Benct Philip Jonsson wrote:
>> Where are you from, BTW?
> I'm from Östergötland, now living in Södermanland.
> -- Veoler
Then you grew up in fair and square [X] land. I'm from
Orust, which used to have funny, strongly labialized 'sj-
sounds'. I live in Gothenburg since 28 years, though. I
still have [z\] for /j/ and [z\=:] for /i:/ though, and slip
easily into [z=(:)] for /i(:)/ if I speak with someone who
uses it. They are not as dying a species as you'd think! :-)