Re: USAGE: 2nd pers. pron. for God
|From:||Padraic Brown <elemtilas@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, September 17, 2002, 1:48|
--- "Thomas R. Wier" <trwier@...> wrote:
> > you left out [?_h] which is how my brother
> > pronounces final /t/ and /k/
> > (which makes words like "lake" [lEj?_h] and "late"
> > [lEj?_h] homonyms)
> Where are you and your brother from? I would prefer
> to class
> [?_h] as part of your brother's idiolect rather than
> a feature
> of any large dialect of English.
I've heard it around here (DC), mostly from yoots. Not
for "lake", but certainly for "late".
> Thomas Wier
beuyont alch geont la ciay la cina
mangeiont alch geont y faues la lima;
pe' ne m' molestyont
doazque y facyont in rima.
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