Date: Wed, 6 Dec 1995 14:06:49 -0600 From: Charles F Juengling Subject: Re: [fle:g] On Wed, 6 Dec 1995, Timothy C. Frazer wrote: > Hm. I grew up in NW Illinois and we always pledged to the [fle:g]. > I never thot of that as regional. Fritz, is [flaeg] normal for you? Yes. I have talked with many non-MNsotans about this and it seems to be one of the first things they notice about MN speech (it seems to stand out even more than the famous MN /o:/!). Of course, I haven't done any study on this, but just casual conversations. Fritz > > Tim Frazer >