Date: Thu, 21 Sep 1995 15:41:31 -0700
From: THOMAS CLARK tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NEVADA.EDU
Subject: Re: /ku/ /kju/ and coupon
/ku/ is rare and seems to me to be a hypercorrection or
hyperurbanization. I've noticed it when someone is trying to be VERY
articulate in an interview or on TV.
On Thu, 21 Sep 1995, Rima & Kim McKinzey wrote:
I've heard both variants for culinary often enough, the first sy\llable of
one rhyming with "dull" and the other with "few"- but I've never heard one
rhyming with "too." Is this really common in Nevada?