Date: Wed, 9 Jul 1997 10:40:19 -0400 From: "Dennis R. Preston" Subject: Re: nasal flaps? Ron, Up here in Michigan they call nasal flaps 'snorts' (like what a bull does). Can you guess what they call anal trills? Us Louisvillians didn't know none of this stuff. Good thing I come up North. DInIs >Peter Patrick writes: > >>nasal flap > >his tongue must be longer than mine if he can flap it against his nose . . . >or does his nasal cavity have some moving part that mine doesn't? Dennis R. Preston Department of Linguistics and Languages Michigan State University East Lansing MI 48824-1027 USA preston[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Office: (517)432-1235 Fax: (517)432-2736