Re: YAEPT: Australian Milo
|From:||Eugene Oh <un.doing@...>|
|Date:||Friday, June 30, 2006, 10:29|
Actually it might be [ʌʏ] now that I listen again.
On 6/30/06, Eugene Oh <un.doing@...> wrote:
> Could it be [əʏ]? That seems to be what I'm hearing. But pardon me,
> what tickles you so about it?
> On 6/30/06, Sai Emrys <sai@...> wrote:
> > I recently received a care package of Australian foods
> > (http://saizai.livejournal.com/694201.html
for my account of it). I
> > was doing some research on it (vegemite is, truly, a non-American food
> > product :-P) and noticed this.
> > For some reason, I find the pronounciation of "go" by the little girl
> > in the Milo skipping commercial - http://www.nestle.com.au/milo/
> > mouseover or click the three girls at the top middle - to be very very
> > funny.
> > Could anyone tell me what exactly that vowel is that she's using, and
> > perchance why it's so humorous? I seriously can't hear that and keep a
> > straight face.
> > - Sai