Re: NATLANG: What's the sound of Castilian <s>?
|From:||Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, December 7, 2003, 9:40|
Quoting David Peterson <ThatBlueCat@...>:
> The Spaniards I knew had [T]. I thought that was pretty standard. If
> you're hearing something that's closer to [S] or [C], though, it could be
> something different (a change, a new dialect, a different phoneme,
> mishearing, or
> lots of incorrect linguistic data).
[T] for /s/? That sounds really weird, since /s/, written |s|, and /T/,
written |z| or |c|, contrast in Castilian. In the apparently slightly non-
standard variant ofCastilian my Spanish relatives speak, they're [s] and [T].