Date: Wed, 8 Dec 1993 01:18:08 -0700
From: Rudy Troike RTROIKE[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ARIZVMS.BITNET
Subject: Re: The /x/ sounds in Scots and Dutch
Calling all phoneticians--
The [x] (NOT /x/) in loch and geen SHOULDN'T be the same, given
the difference in phonetic environment, even if they were in the same language.
Cf. the [k]'s in lock and keep (ignoring the aspiration), both /k/.