Re: USAGE: Thorn vs Eth
|From:||Matthew Butt <m.butt@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, July 10, 2002, 14:49|
/sIkT/ . . . but only when i'm talking quickly.
eighth comes out as /EI?T/ most of the time, and fifth /fIT/.
my brother, who says /f/ for /T/ would say, i think, /sIkf/, /fIf/, but
possibly something like /EI?pf/
From: Constructed Languages List [mailto:CONLANG@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU] On
Behalf Of Tony Hogard
Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 3:21 PM
Subject: Re: Thorn vs Eth
Robert B Wilson:
> I was wondering: is there anyone who actually pronounces sixth as
> /sIksT/ like every dictionary I've seen says? For some reason I have
> a hard time
> pronouncing /sT/.
I pronounce it /sIksT/. How else would one say it? :)