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> Date:         Wed, 7 Nov 2001 09:27:04 +0100
> From: Irina Rempt-Drijfhout <[log in to unmask]>
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> Well, I live in Deventer ['dev@nt@R], Overijssel [ov@R'Ejs@l],
> Nederland ['ned@rlAnt]. The region is called Salland ['sAlAnt], which
> caused no end of hilarity and confusion when we celebrated Conlang
> Day in a region in Denmark called almost the same (Sjaelland, IIRC;

Not ["def@nt@R] and [of@R"Ejs@l]? SjŠlland is pronounced ["SElan],
BTW, so the scope for confusion is not quite as large when speaking.

Lars Mathiesen (U of Copenhagen CS Dep) <[log in to unmask]> (Humour NOT marked)