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Re: "Forgat" (was: Languages in fiction: The Triune Monarchy)

From:Robert B Wilson <han_solo55@...>
Date:Monday, February 24, 2003, 2:42
On Sun, 23 Feb 2003 16:13:26 -0600 Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>
> Joe wrote: > > does he say 'forgit' [f@gIt] too, instead of 'forget'? > > Is using /I/ odd in that word? I was under the impression that > /gIt/ > for "get" was the common American pronunciation.
well, i pronounce it as /gEt/ (i'm from ohio, so i think that would be midwestern...). i've only ever heard /gIt/ from people from the southern US. Robert Wilson fanai kabl dala ninl.