Date: Wed, 4 Oct 1995 05:40:57 -0400 From: "M. Lynne Murphy" <104LYN[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MUSE.ARTS.WITS.AC.ZA> Subject: Re: pronunciation note what's this about the death of "albeit"? i use it all the time. (and i assume i pronounce it "correctly"). as for newark, the newark in upstate new york is pronounced "new work", but those of us who have suffered through it derisively call it "nurk, nyurk." lynne --------------------------------------------------------------------- M. Lynne Murphy 104lyn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Department of Linguistics phone: 27(11)716-2340 University of the Witwatersrand fax: 27(11)716-4199 Johannesburg 2050 SOUTH AFRICA