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Query Details


Query Subject:   trills and accents
Author:   Karen S. Chung
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Query:   I'm forwarding two questions from a phonetics student who is no
subscribed to LINGUIST:


(1) Are there languages in which the alveolar trill and uvular trill
co-occur as separate phonemes?

(2) Are people who learn a foreign language after puberty necessarily doomed
to having a foreign accent due to influence from their mother tongue?


Please reply to: Mia Shen at jaywalkk@yahoo.com.tw I'll ask her to
summarize to the list if there are enough replies.

Thank you!


Karen S. Chung
National Taiwan University
karchung@ccms.ntu.edu.tw
http://ccms.ntu.edu.tw/~karchung




LL Issue: 12.2276
Date posted: 17-Sep-2001



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