On Fri, 6 Sep 2002 21:40:46 +0200 Philip Newton <[log in to unmask]
> German has "pst" [ps=t] or "pscht" [pS=t] according to Duden
> length of the sibilant may vary); my wife says she can also
> saying [pS:] besides either of the above.
Actually, i know many people who use [pS=] as a congratulatory exclamation,
like "wow!" or "that's great!"; it usually refers to personal achievement,
A: guess what? i just got an A on my midterm!
"a velt mit veltlex"