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Re: Real language questions

From:Thomas R. Wier <trwier@...>
Date:Monday, October 8, 2001, 23:51
Quoting Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>:

> "Thomas R. Wier" wrote: > > > Also blessed and hallowed. > > > > Do you really say ['hælow@d]? > > I say /hAlow@d/ in the Lord's Prayer, but no where else. Of course, I > rarely use it anywhere else period. :-)
Right, well, I still say ['hælou(d] in the Lord's Prayer. I would probably confuse your pronunciation, out of context, with an archaized "hollowed". ============================== Thomas Wier <trwier@...> "There once was a man who said, 'God "Dear Sir: Your astonishment's odd; must think it exceedingly odd *I* am always about in the Quad if he finds that this tree And that's why the tree continues to be will continue to be when there's no one about in the Quad.'" since observed by, Yours faithfully, God." -- two Berkeleian limericks in Bertrand Russell's _Unpopular Essays_