CHAT: Composer names (Was: Re: CHAT: A flat minor (was: ATTN: Pablo Flores (VIRUS WARNING)))
|From:||H. S. Teoh <hsteoh@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, October 22, 2002, 18:58|
On Tue, Oct 22, 2002 at 05:21:34PM +0100, bnathyuw wrote:
> generational. the divide is around my parents' age i
> think ( mid 50s at the moment ). younger people will
> say /dI'bu:si/ ( /I/ i think is correct, altho it can
> come out [@] in some accents ), just as they'll say
> /su:t/ for /sju:t/ |suit|[snip]
In US and Canada, "suit" is indeed [su:t]. I was taught [sjut] when I was
in Malaysia, but I get strange looks if I say that here.
Why do you *bug* the compiler all the time?