Date: Wed, 20 Sep 1995 13:58:18 -0700
From: Dan Alford dalford[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]S1.CSUHAYWARD.EDU
Subject: Re: reasonably bizarre anymore!
Natalie! It's the vowel of 'foot', not 'boot'! Nobody (I hope) says
"POOL-its-er"! No wonder it doesn't sound good to you!
On Mon, 18 Sep 1995, Natalie Maynor wrote:
Where I come from, we say /pyulitzer/. What do the rest of you say?
"Pulitzer" to me definitely is [ju] not [u] -- same vowel as in a cat
sound, not a cow sound.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ra.msstate.edu)