[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Re: Pronunciation Question (kinda short)

In a message dated Fri, 6 Sep 2002 22:06:08 +0200, david.marjanovic@gmx.at 

> > all Latin v's are pronounced "w";
> Depends on how old our Latin is.

I know.  I was just having a little fun.  Kind of in response to the question 
of whether English c's derived from Latin c's derived from Greek kappas should 
be pronounced [k] or [s] before front vowels.  Answer:  I don't think it really 
matters in the grand scheme of things; I tend to go for [s].

--Nick P.