labialization? (was: /x/ and 'inter-Germanic')
|From:||J. 'Mach' Wust <j_mach_wust@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 31, 2005, 19:54|
On Mon, 31 Jan 2005 19:56:53 +0100, Andreas Johansson <andjo@...> wrote:
>[8\] is mine and BP's homecooked convention to ASCIIify "turned m with short
>middle leg", a sign that's used in Swedish phonetics to denote a labialized
>. The sound might more clunkily and analytically be denoted as [2_w]. It
>may be noted that my lect substitutes plain old boring [u\] for it.
Then, [_w] 'Labialized' is appearently different from 'pronounced with lip
rounding' (since  is already produced with rounded lips), though I was
assuming these were synonymous. Could you explain the difference?
j. 'mach' wust