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Question on phonemes

From:Steve Kramer <scooter@...>
Date:Tuesday, December 18, 2001, 17:19
Okay, the r in my language seems to be turning out as /M\/, but it
might also be allophonically realized (is that right?) as a tap.  What
is the exact definition of a tap?  Are there examples in English or
French?  Thanks in advance...

Steve Kramer   -=oOo=-   scooter at buser dot net
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