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>Western US tends to merge /C/ and /a/ so that rot/wrought,
>cot/caught, etc. are homophones.  Apparently you have that merger.

Which reminded me of something I forgot....

I absolutely cannot wrap my mind around the difference. Is there a
resource on the web that gives a clear pronunciation of /C/? This IPA lab
page I visited just had a snippet, and I really couldnt tell the


Yours truly,

Cesar Javier Jaime Garcia