Re: German favourite words (was Re: Language Difficulty)
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, October 2, 2001, 0:37|
Vasiliy Chernov <bc_@...> writes:
> And the Russian letter 'shcha' is translitterated schtsch: Schtscherbakow.
> Schtschukin. Chruschtschew. Dunno how/if Germans manage to pronounce that...
They simply say it. :-) Well, ok, initial ,schtsch' is weird, but
intervocalic it's no problem. It is seldom, but may occur in
composites or at word boundaries in German: ,Er w