Re: pronunciation

From: McKay family (
Date: Fri Oct 31 1997 - 03:04:35 EST

>I use AIR for HTA - but when I teach it I stress not to pronounce the R.
G'day Debbie
I had a student teacher from Canada earlier in the year. A nice young woman
called Michelle Seckler
We Aussies would pronounce this as SECK luh
but she pronounced it SECK LERRRRRRRRR
David McKay
and people complain about American speech being slovenly [I bet I got osme
Canadian hackles up , then!] But at least they pronounce the word ending!

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