Date: Thu, 7 Dec 1995 10:11:00 -0600

From: "Timothy C. Frazer" mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU

Subject: Re: [fle:g]

On Wed, 6 Dec 1995, Rudy Troike wrote:


Howdy from the warm sunny Southwest, where the temp is around 80:

in writing [fle:g], are you indicating what I would write /fleyg/ (rhyming

with plague ) or /flEg/? I always say /flaeg/, but my Southern friends

and relatives say /flaeyg/. /flEg/ (or [flE:g])would sound very Yankee to me.


--Rudy Troike (rtroike[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]

I meant something like /fleyg/, Rudi. Definitely not [flEg].