Cold Mountain

Beverly Flanigan flanigan at OAK.CATS.OHIOU.EDU
Sun Nov 14 02:07:31 UTC 1999

Perfect!  I just tried it, and it came through loud and clear for this
curious Yankee.

At 05:01 PM 11/12/99 -0600, you wrote:
>Beverly said:
>>   I learned something from your comment though:  I
>> didn't realize the Southern monophthong 'I' is [a] and not the low back
>> 'script a'!  I'll listen more carefully next time ([tam], right?)!
>I just remembered that I've had a sample of a monophthongal "I" on my
>web page for ages.  I think this is the right file:
>If that doesn't work, go to and click
>on something like "a genuine monophthongal [aI] for curious yankees."
>   --Natalie Maynor (maynor at

More information about the Ads-l mailing list