Date: Sun, 29 Oct 1995 00:58:27 CDT
From: "Donald M. Lance" ENGDL[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MIZZOU1.MISSOURI.EDU
Subject: Re: folk/folklore
I don't think the -lkl- in 'folklore' is a result of reading awareness.
I say -lkl in 'folklore' but not in 'folk' and 'folky'. Not always,
however. Maybe the syllable boundaries in the primary-secondary stress
environment plays a role.