Re: CHAT: Is there a conlang inspired in Old English?
|Date:||Sunday, September 8, 2002, 22:18|
--- Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...> wrote: >
> Date: Fri, 6 Sep 2002 09:52:38 +0100
> > From: =?iso-8859-1?q?bnathyuw?=
> > --- Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...> wrote:
> > [Icelandic and English don't have front rounded
> > as for english, true, except in dialects.
> > is [b8mIN@m] in birmingham, and scottish english
> > often tends towards [y], ( eg [byk] for book )
> > presumably in line with lowland scots |ui| ( buik
> SAMPA  is central rounded --- not front. And
> besides, that's how
> I've always thought the city's name was pronounced.
> (Danish schools
> aim for an RP-like accent when teaching English).
> What is it in real RP?
oops . . . clearly my sampa's already rusty.
i would transcribe the usual vowel as /3/, but i could
be being led astray be ipa. basically the long schwa
the birmingham pronunciation _is_ stereotypically
bnathyuw | landan | arR
stamp the sunshine out | angelfish
your tears came like anaesthesia | phèdre
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