Date: Thu, 24 Feb 1994 15:36:09 --100
From: Peter Trudgill PeterJohn.Trudgill[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ANGL.UNIL.CH
Subject: Re: Local pron. of toponyms
There's no point you guys on that side of the Atlantic trying to
compete with the REAL thing. You all know about Leicester and Worcester.
But I bet you don't know - just to pick 2 examples at random just down the
road from me in Norwich:
Wymondham /wind[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]m/
Happisburgh /heizbr[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]/
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