[Spellyans] y-umlaut in 'Beunans Meriasek' ?
everson at evertype.com
Fri Nov 21 13:08:31 GMT 2008
On 21 Nov 2008, at 12:52, Craig Weatherhill wrote:
> You might have something here, Andrew. In current West Penwith
> speech, it is noticeable that in -es plurals (horses, prizes,
> etc), the pronunciation is indeed "eez", so you hear "horseez,
I suspect that is an issue of vowel quality, not quantity.
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com
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