Re: Questions about Schwa and Stress
|From:||Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, October 14, 2001, 6:51|
On Sat, 13 Oct 2001 19:55:33 -0400 Roger Mills <romilly@...> writes:
> What is Praat? I love things played backwards. A long time ago,
> around with a friend's unfamiliar tape-recorder, I put in the demo
> tape, and
> heard strange music and a Most Curious Language. Sounded like fake
> (a little sing-songy) spoken by a Russian (lots of palatalization).
> most frequent word seemed to be [ojIr'its]. Eventually I figured
> out, or
> was told, that the tape had somehow got rewound backwards. It was
Somewhere on the Jim Henson muppet website, there's a video example of a
song from "Fraggle Rock" which i downloaded to my computer. I like
listening to it backwards - i've even borrowed a few of its backwards
words for Rokbeigalmki.