t20mxs1 at CORN.CSO.NIU.EDU
Sat Jan 22 21:36:04 UTC 2000
> Scott Swanson
> who's gotta lotta nerve to be chiming in on this discussion when he always
> thought "aspirated /t/" was something used to read fortunes in cups....
I asked my Research Assistant, Miss Polly Seemy, and she confirms my
impression that "aspirated /t/" is an old-fashioned term for "snorted
Then she reminded me of Bluebeard's raid on her great-grandfather's
farm. He had his aspirated, not to mention all of his horses. Nobody
said anything about tea.
-- mike salovesh <salovesh at niu.edu>
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