Aaron E. Drews
aaron at LING.ED.AC.UK
Tue Sep 28 19:14:22 UTC 1999
>Or at least /los anxeles/. But can anyone tell us whether that /n/ is
>realized as a velar nasal before the velar fricative: [los aNxeles]?
Yes, it is. Nasal assimilation is very common in most varieites of
Aaron E. Drews The University of Edinburgh
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