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Re: IltXrer phonology

From:Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>
Date:Friday, April 27, 2001, 9:20

David Peterson <DigitalScream@...> writes:
> In a message dated 4/27/01 1:40:31 AM, theiling@ABSINT.DE writes: > > << I think she wouldn't be pleased with /nEk3n/ either... >> > > What is that [3]? I've never ventured into the center of that vowel > chart much... > > -David
That's the `ir' sound in `first' in British (Oxford) pronunciation. Maybe also like in AE without `r'. Because of the dialects, another description: it is wee bit more open than a normal Schwa [@], but quite comparable. **Henrik