Re: interesting SIL-document

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Wed Feb 04 2004 - 06:12:41 EST

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    At 02:50 -0800 2004-02-04, Peter Kirk wrote:

    >As for Birmingham, I like the idea of analysing
    >it as a monosyllable [b?mm] although I would
    >tend to think of the eng and the second m as
    >syllabic, but there is then a near minimal pair
    >with the interjection [mhm] meaning "no".

    [mhm] is a positive for me. It is [m?m] which is negative.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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