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Re: French liaisons (was something else)

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Monday, February 9, 2004, 22:41
On Sunday, February 8, 2004, at 12:19  AM, Adam Walker wrote:
> --- Costentin Cornomorus <elemtilas@...> wrote: >> --- Tristan McLeay <zsau@...> wrote: >>> It probably doesn't >>> help that we say /dOl@z/ either, does it? :) >> >> Sounds perfectly Merkin! Somewhere in NE, anyway. >> Only don't tell yer dimehating mates! ;) >> Padraic. > > Ain't it the truth. Yankies of the worst flavor. > Worms straight from the heart of the Big Apple! I > knowed there 'as sumpin' fishy 'bout them Ozzies all > 'long. Yes, siree Bob, I did. > Adam
Naaaa... in NYC, |o| before a double consonant is generally /a/~/A/. It's up in The Frozen North where a certain musical group rhymes the words |sorry| and |story| with /O/. :-P -Stephen (Steg) "the goblin king discusses his lesson plans with nobody!"