Date: Thu, 7 Dec 1995 11:17:48 -0600 From: "Timothy C. Frazer" Subject: Re: [fle:g] On Thu, 7 Dec 1995, Peter McGraw wrote: > I'm glad somebody clarified this. I thought maybe what was meant was > [fle[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]g], with a diphthong that I've heard as a realization of /ae/ in, > e.g., New Jersey. [fle:g], or [flejg], on the other hand, really sounds > outlandish and I'm sure I never heard it. Do those who use it also say > [be:g] 'bag', [ge:g] 'gag', [le:g] 'lag' and [se:g] 'sag'? I do. Tim Frazer