David Peterson wrote: > >In a message dated 6/13/01 9:20:03 AM, [log in to unmask] writes: > ><< Now, what about "burnt"/"burned"? Both spellings are considered correct, >right? For some reason, /b@(r)nd/ sounds wrong to my (non-native) ears - I >say /b@(r)nt/. What about you natives? >> > > "Burnt" is an adjective; "burned" is a noun. A noun? I'm sure I've never come across a noun "burned" - what does it mean? Or did you mean a verb? Andreas _________________________________________________________________________ Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN Hotmail at http://www.hotmail.com.