SinEb, wk7, November 7th, 2014


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Today’s class

  1.  What kind of sounds are difficult for Japanese speakers to make?
    1. Bilabials, dentals, dental-labials, some alveolar sounds like ‘r’ and ‘l’.
  2. What kind of sounds are difficult for a ventriloquist to make?
    1. Bilabials, dental-labials.
  3. What are the characteristics of Cockney accent?
    1. Dropped ‘H’, glottal stop instead of double T, ‘th’ (voiced) becomes ‘d’ or ‘v’, ‘th’ (unvoiced) becomes ‘f’, vowels deepened and broadened.
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