Re: CHAT French undies (was: Re: Linguistic Terminology)
|From:||Douglas Koller <laokou@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, January 7, 1999, 7:23|
Tom Wier wrote:
> In any event, I don't think it alters the basic thrust of my argument, =though.
> If "libert=E9" is not an example, one could easily be found (and you ga=ve
> some examples which agree with this).
Indeed. The distinction between final /e/ and /E/ in French is lost when
it makes its way into English.
cliche' /e/ /ej/
fe'e /e/ /ej/
parfait /E/ /ej/
Charentais /E/ /ej/