more vowel weirdness

Dale Coye Dalecoye at AOL.COM
Fri Nov 3 02:00:18 UTC 2000

If this is the feature I think you mean, I've noticed it from private school
grads (Exeter, Andover, Lawrenceville, and others) as far back as the late
70s.   A fronted first element-- almost as in RP. I always wondered how
widespread it was.

Dale Coye
The College of NJ

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