[Spellyans] dreath treath
brynbow at btinternet.com
Thu Jan 24 08:21:15 GMT 2013
Another question. In Cornish we are told we should usually pronounce
unstressed syllables as schwa. What is the evidence for this? Does it come
from changes in place-name spellings, or from other spelling changes. Or do
we take it that Cornish does what English does?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Craig Weatherhill" <craig at agantavas.org>
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Subject: Re: [Spellyans] dreath treath
> Both meaning "sand, strand, beach"?
> On 2013 Gen 23, at 22:11, Janice Lobb wrote:
>> Dick has both dreath and treath as nouns.
>> SWF has only treth as a noun, dreth appears as a mutated adjective.
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