CHAT: Japanese English (was Re: Correction,I hope,of M/C URL)
|From:||Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>|
|Date:||Friday, March 24, 2000, 3:14|
And Rosta wrote:
> Surely this is not a spelling pronunciation. That would be /stSIzm/, surely,
> which is not used.
I don't know of a single English word with /stS/, "sch" is usually /sk/
as in "school" or /S/ as in some pronunciations of "schedule" (tho not
mine), but mostly in German names like Schneider. /stS/ is simply an
impossible cluster in the English language.
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