Date: Wed, 11 Oct 1995 16:19:46 -0700 From: Dan Alford Subject: Re: ornery If I remember correctly, I had an edition with that mistake a while back and when I checked with my students, all those with NEW books (not labelled as a different version) had a corrected chart and those who had gotten retreads still had the mistake in their chart. On Tue, 10 Oct 1995, Natalie Maynor wrote: > Speaking of "or" words, does anybody else find it odd that "bore" > is given in the Fromkin-Rodman chart of key words to represent "aw"? > My students couldn't figure out why there were different symbols for > the vowel in "boat" and the vowel in "bore." I told them to ignore > "bore" and substitute "paw." (We then discussed briefly the horse/hoarse > distinction, but I do think a more consistently pronounced key word > should be given in an introductory textbook.) > --Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] >