Re: OT: "Claw" (was "I'm new at this")
|From:||Pavel Iosad <pavel_iosad@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, November 28, 2002, 18:59|
> >Hmm...actually, I pronounce it /bEU?/(when speaking
> colloquially). Also,
> >didn'y /5/ become /w/ in the Polish L with a line through it
> (el/, it's
> >called, IIRC). But, yes, I would say this is extreme Maggelity.
> At least one source I saw identified Polish _l/_ with [M\].
Count me for another one - it definitely _is_ [M\], not [w]. If you need
labialization, take Serbo-Croatian(-Bosnian). It has had its word-final
 turned into [o] (or is it [O]?. It's 'o' orthographically, dunno the
exact nature of the sound).
Pavel Iosad firstname.lastname@example.org
Is mall a mharcaicheas am fear a bheachdaicheas