Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Mon Jul 15 16:13:01 UTC 2002

>Laurence Horn said:

>>>Maybe so. For me, "hawk" (the bird) and "hawk" (one's wares) are
>>>"Hock" as in "hock shop" and "ham hock" are also homophonous, but not with
>>Ditto on both counts from this New Yorker, but of course we preserve
>>all our orthographically maintained vowel distinctions, down to the
>>Mary/merry/marry ones.
>How are you on hoarse horses?
OK, OK, I already confessed to dInIs.  No distinction among hoarse
horses.  Or coarse courses.  Please delete the overenthusiastic "all"


More information about the Ads-l mailing list