CHAT: Chompsky's name [sic]
|From:||John Cowan <jcowan@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, July 25, 2002, 22:06|
Steg Belsky scripsit:
> And the
> /m/-/s/ juncture seems to attract an intermediary [p], [tSampski].
This is typical of English, as shown by the common surname "Thompson",
which is "Tom's son" with an intrusive "p". (Hi, Carlos!).
Ditto "Sampson" < "Sam's son".
Then there's Nim Chimpsky (not Chimsky), one of the first sign-language-using
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