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Re: What do you call it

From:Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>
Date:Friday, February 28, 2003, 0:38
Nokta Kanto wrote:
> > So it's /D@/ before vowels, and /Di/ before consonants... > > Do others here say /D@/ before "user" and "European"? I suppose it's a > hidden semivowel 'y' at the beginning.
Right. Same reason you say "a user" and "a European" rather than *"an user" or *"an European" -- "There's no such thing as 'cool'. Everyone's just a big dork or nerd, you just have to find people who are dorky the same way you are." - overheard ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTaylor42