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> Definitely Hollands dialect group :))) . Due to my boyfriend's
> influence, I
> speak more Brabants :) , with definitely /v/ for 'v', and final 'n' still
> pronounced when the following word begins with a vowel. Well, at least you
> don't pronounce 'ij' /aj/ :)) .

Oh, I do... but then my mom(who teaches Dutch) threatens to throw me out if
I don't speak more civilized than that.
My little brother's name is "Gijs", which should be pronounced /xEis/, but
which I tend to pronounce /xa:is/. Then, it almost sounds like "gajes"
/'xa:j@s/, meaning "rifraf".

Maarten