[LMB] OT: mispronunciation, a question
francis.turner at gmail.com
Tue Sep 2 20:42:10 BST 2008
short pi, short ka
(pi similar to the last syallable of penelope), ka no longer. Equal stress.
Closser to PEEka than PIEka but with a much abreviated PE
On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 5:02 AM, Meg Justus <mmegaera at nwlink.com> wrote:
> To settle a, well, not an argument, more of a friendly disagreement.
> How many folks pronounce pika (the little critter that lives in the mountains) as PIE-ka and how many pronounce it as PEE-ka?
> And are there any other variants out there?
> whose dictionary is ambivalent on the subject
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