Lynne Murphy lynnem at COGS.SUSX.AC.UK
Thu Nov 1 10:45:36 UTC 2001

--On Wednesday, October 31, 2001 2:28 pm +0800 Laurence Horn
<laurence.horn at YALE.EDU> wrote:

> Isn't everyone (at least in this country) an ICE-cream speaker?  To
> join CE-ment and UM-brella, you could trade in your ICE-cream for
> PO-lice.

The UK is ice-CREAM, but as a north eastern USer, I say ICE-cream.

Another southern e.g. is INsurance.


M Lynne Murphy
Lecturer in Linguistics
School of Cognitive and Computing Sciences
University of Sussex
Brighton BN1 9QH

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