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On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 8:28 AM, Carsten Becker <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Mark J. Reed schrieb:
>> Any advice?
>
> My sister had to learn it for her Choir workgroup at school and they
> were to say [[log in to unmask]"d2tCn=] (*Bedötchen) over and over to eventually
> produce ["b42t.Cn=] ("Brötchen," i.e. bread roll). Maybe that's
> adaptable into English *somehow*?

[4] can be an allophone of /d/ intervocalically in English, IIRC, so
possibly. If he's still struggling with phones in his L1, though, it
may just confuse the issue.