Date: Thu, 21 Sep 1995 15:41:31 -0700 From: THOMAS CLARK 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. tlc 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? > > Rima >