Date: Mon, 30 Oct 1995 23:37:57 -0800
From: Rima & Kim McKinzey rkm[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SLIP.NET
Subject: Re: folk/folklore
At 3:43 PM 10/30/95, Natalie Maynor wrote:
like 'folklore.' I am relatively certain that I do not pronounce the
/l/ in any 'lk' words.
Not even "milk"?
Just thought - except for the ilk cluster (ilk, silk, milk, etc.) and ulk
(sulk, hulk, etc.) I don't pronounce the l in any of the other Vlk words
either. There's a take-off on folk music that is written on and about
science fiction and sung at science fiction conventions that started as a
typo years ago. It's called filk music (verb to filk) - and the l is