Re: Personal Conjugation based on Closeness
|From:||Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, April 3, 2003, 10:53|
Quoting Tristan McLeay <zsau@...>:
> > And BTW, you pronounce "Christian" (the adjective) with initial
> No, I pronounce it with /k/. But people sitll want to to spell (and
> /tSr/ as the first part of Christian. We've had this discussion
> Shreyas complained that people heard his name as Treyas; I mentioned
> problem, then Christophe piped in with the fact that his family
> (jokingly) pronounced his name with a /S/.
Must've missed that.
The only thing in my L2 version of English that sounds to my ears much like
[tSr\] is /Sr/, as in "shrill". I guess it's yet again time to be amazed at how
differently the phonology-handling bits of different people's brains are wired.