Date: Mon, 18 Sep 1995 10:55:33 CDT From: "Donald M. Lance" Subject: Re: Consonant Cluster Reduction/Busleft Some time ago I had a Black student who had attended a Catholic high school. He said the nuns would haze the Black kids by asking what Jesus did from the tomb. They knew they were supposed to give a one- word answer. Their consonant cluster reduction and prenasal vowel yielded a response that merited a sound slap across the hand with a wooden ruler. Ascend. DMLance