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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. T -- Why do you *bug* the compiler all the time?