Date: Thu, 13 Apr 1995 11:12:49 CDT
From: "Donald M. Lance" ENGDL[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MIZZOU1.BITNET
Subject: Re: Southern Shuft
The same vowel phoneme may be (systematicelly) tense in one dialect and
(systematically) lax in another dialect. I think some people are confused
about Northern and Southern vowel shifting because they have a "cardinal"
view of "the vowel phonemes." DMLance