[Ads-l] [Non-DoD Source] Re: Minimal pair for English /t ͡ʃ/ vs. /tʃ/

Mark Mandel thnidu at GMAIL.COM
Wed Mar 29 21:12:06 EDT 2017


Pree-zackly, Ben.

Mark


On Mar 29, 2017 12:02 PM, "Ben Zimmer" wrote:

> That's a different phonemic contrast, though for many speakers "nacho",
> "not show", and "not yo" are all roughly homophonous (especially in rapid
> speech).
>
>
> On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 11:50 AM, MULLINS, WILLIAM D (Bill) ... wrote:
>
> > Nacho vs not yours, as in "Quit bogarting the salsa, them nacho corn
> chips!"
> >
> > > I do like "nacho" vs. "not show".
> > >
> > > Mark, who also likes nachos ... and noshes
>

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