[DWJ] 'that damned hook'?

Irina Rempt irina at valdyas.org
Wed Apr 18 15:27:34 EDT 2007


On Sunday 15 April 2007, Charles Butler wrote:
>  Minnow:
> >That seems more likely, via S'm Pauls, which again we already have
> > with us.
>
> Not S'n Pauls, for some reason: is the "m" noise easier than the "n"?

It assimilates to the 'p', so yes. It's like saying "hang-kerchief" 
instead of "hand-kerchief".

   Irina

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