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Re: YAEPT: How you pronunce foreign place names

From:Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>
Date:Thursday, February 1, 2007, 13:18
On 1/31/07, Eric Christopherson <rakko@...> wrote:
> > He said /klik/ is disallowed in his idiolect, so I wondered about > other /ik/ words. It turns out I had misunderstood his point and his > phonemics - he thinks of the vowel in <beak> et al. as /i:/, rather > than /i/.
Oh. OK. Sorry to interrupt. But if the vowel in <beak> et al. is /i:/, then is not /i/ the vowel in "click" et al? -- Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>


Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>