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PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:57 pm 
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I just noticed something funny. Pronouncing "acknowlegement" to myself, I realized that by default, I pretty much pronounce the first syllable with /g/. It might not be exactly identical with /g/, but the start of how I pronounce "acknowledgement" definitely feels a lot closer to the start of how I pronounce "ignore" than the start of how I pronounce "acne". Obviously, the consonant would be expected to be lenited a bit due to being in the coda of an unstressed syllable, but it doesn't feel like an unaspirated voiceless /k/, it feels like a /g/. I can't find any dictionaries that mention /g/ as a possibility--does this sound at all familiar to anyone here?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:07 am 
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I spotted someone wearing a cap yesterday and it reminded me that when I first saw this I thought it was derived from a German-American surname pronounced /ˈtit.laist/.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:27 am 
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:34 am 
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 12:01 pm 
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 12:01 pm 
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Ah, that makes sense.

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 1:23 am 
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I was surprised that Gestapo doesn't have /ʃ/


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 1:28 am 
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It can, apparently.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:54 am 
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 11:05 am 
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 11:55 am 
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:29 am 
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I just learned that "caveat" isn't pronounced [kəˈviːt].


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:20 am 
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It wasn't until about four years ago that I finally learned "category" is not pronounced */kəˈtɛgəɹi/ but /ˈkætəgɔɹi/.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 12:10 pm 
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:40 pm 
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I used to think that "bow", as in "bow down", is pronounced something like "boh".


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 4:11 pm 
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:05 pm 
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wait what

They don't have /ro:z/?? :?

I... I need to lie down.

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:38 am 
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A row of, non-specific, items?

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 27, 2017 12:10 pm 
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It wasn't at all clear to me whether you were using the phrase "have a row" or talking about having a word /rau/ instead of /rəʊ/


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chitin (just heard a friend get this wrong recently)


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