Re: SoCal vowels (was Re: sending mail to the list)
|From:||SMITH,MARCUS ANTHONY <smithma@...>|
|Date:||Friday, May 4, 2001, 4:50|
On Fri, 4 May 2001, David Peterson wrote:
> In a message dated 5/3/01 8:32:43 PM, fortytwo@GDN.NET writes:
> << foot - more rounded
> look - less rounded
> took - less rounded
> hook - less rounded
> good - more rounded >>
> I agree with the conclusion (the coda determines the sound), but I have less
> rounded with "good". My mouth is, how shall we say, "laid back".
I agree with the conclusion as well. However, I will go so far as to say
"good" has the same vowel as "hook".