Aaron E. Drews
aaron at LING.ED.AC.UK
Mon Dec 6 20:14:26 UTC 1999
>>A rough-coated, dough-faced, thoughtful ploughman strode the streets of
>>Scarborough; after falling into a slough, he coughed, houghed, and
I can only find six pronuncations for my accent of American, and only six
for standard Scottish English, 7 for standard England English. 10???
I've gotta be missing something here.
thoughtful-coughed-houghed [for me - and Scots, although with a different
coughed [for England]
Scarborough (despite my previous posting, the same for most varieites of
Aaron E. Drews The University of Edinburgh
aaron at ling.ed.ac.uk Departments of English Language and
http://www.ling.ed.ac.uk/~aaron Theoretical & Applied Linguistics
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