[Ads-l] Dim sum stress

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Dec 30 20:57:09 UTC 2014

On Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 2:26 PM, Benjamin Barrett <gogaku at ix.netcom.com>

> Is second-syllable stress a common way to pronounce this term?

It's the stress-pattern that *I* use. But, naturally, that doesn't mean
that it's, therefore,  "common."


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come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
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