Date: Mon, 14 Nov 1994 11:03:45 -0800
From: Birrell Walsh birrell[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]WELL.SF.CA.US
Subject: Re: Freeway names
On Mon, 14 Nov 1994, M. Lynne Murphy wrote:
On Fri, 11 Nov 1994, M. Lynne Murphy wrote:
[South African actors] put flaps in "utah".
eh? whazzis "flaps in Utah"
(actually, i should've said "a flap in utah")
flap = what americans do to t's between vowels (why no one here knows
what i'm talking about when i ask for a "glaess uv waddrr")
Am I right in my impression that the Spanish rolled "r" is a series of flaps?