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USAGE: [CONLANG] A discourse on Phonemics (was: Re: E and

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Friday, May 3, 2002, 1:13
And Rosta scripsit:

> I've been trying to stay out of these accents of English threads -- too > addictive -- but here I shall lapse and point out that AusE has low > back vowels in _hot_ and _gone_, [hQt] and, for some speakers, at > least (as previously discussed on this list) [gQ:n].
But anomalously so, like /RQT/ for "wrath". For me, /Q/ is one of the most reliable markers of Not-My-Accent. -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_


And Rosta <a-rosta@...>