Date: Sat, 1 Jul 1995 12:08:12 -0700
From: Anton Sherwood dasher[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NETCOM.COM
Subject: Jesse Jackson: nasal levelling?
When Jesse Jackson speaks, I think I'm hearing pre-stop nasals weakened,
and vowels before medial voiced stops lightly nasalized, so that medial
/d/ merges with /nd/. Is that a dialect feature -- and if so, what dialect
-- or is he just congested?
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