[log in to unmask] writes: >Yet most varieties of American English surely have more nasalized vowels >than French & Polish put together! Indeed, it is the American >nasalization >that Brits seem to object most to when they complain about Merkan English >:) > >Ray. You know, I could never figure out how the heck to pronounce nasal vowels. Perhaps i need to find some site that has sound examples of portuguese? (I know French has them, but since I really dont know where to look for, it's hard to spot them for me, at least).