/zh/ replacing /dzh/?
Mark A Mandel
mam at THEWORLD.COM
Wed Sep 25 16:12:36 UTC 2002
On Wed, 25 Sep 2002, Alice Faber wrote:
#Well, of course, the right way to say Elijah has neither /zh/ nor
#/dzh/...but I don't think I've ever heard a non-affricated English
#pronunciation. Garage with /dzh/ strikes me as a Britishism
The Brits go the whole hog on anglicizing it: they stress the first
' g ae r I dZ
rhyming with "carriage".
-- Mark A. Mandel
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