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Re: USAGE: writ [was Re: Here, *Here*, and There, *There*]

From:Ray Brown <ray.brown@...>
Date:Tuesday, July 2, 2002, 20:48
On Tuesday, July 2, 2002, at 01:28 , And Rosta wrote:

> Ray: >> In my 63 and a bit years I've _never_ heard the initial sound of 'writ', >> 'write', 'wrong' etc pronounced /wr/. I thought that pronunciation had >> died out in English a few centuries ago. In what neck of the woods >> does agricola live? > > Could agricola be a person of your years, living in the Shetland > Islands?
Now that's a thought :-) Ray.