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--- Christophe Grandsire
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> Right explanation, wrong example. IIRC very few
> dialects of English have
> syllabic [m=]. I was tempted to say "no dialect",
> but I know that with English
> you must never say never ;))) .

Indeed. Around here, it seems to be mostly vocalic em.
I.e., no schwa or anything.

> But take any final
> |-er| from any word in some
> rhotic dialect of English (mostly American) and you
> have an example of a
> syllabic r.

Loads of medial ars as well: /brd/, /flrt/, etc.

> Christophe.

Padraic.


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