Oh my, I think we could have a YAEPT on almost every one of those words. At least, many certainly don't match my "SA" pronunciation!!! Admittedly, the author is British, but still...... On Sunday, February 2, 2014 3:06 AM, R A Brown <[log in to unmask]> wrote: On 01/02/2014 23:58, MorphemeAddict wrote: > Oh, no...! > I'm afraid you have! "A quick brown fox ..." type of sentence is known as a pangram. The sort of sentence you want would be a 'phonemic pangram.' Justin Rye discusses what he calls 'phonetic pangrams': http://www.xibalba.demon.co.uk/jbr/phono.html#s5 Yep - sorry, but we sure have a YAEPT here ;) > > On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 5:51 PM, Adam Walker > <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > >> I'm not aware of one, but you do realize you just >> spawned YAEPT that will go on and on and on and never >> aanswer your question. But instead spawn aguements >> about how many phonemes there are in whose dialect. >> Sigh. Sigh, indeed! -- Ray ================================== http://www.carolandray.plus.com ================================== "Ein Kopf, der auf seine eigene Kosten denkt, wird immer Eingriffe in die Sprache thun." [J.G. Hamann, 1760] "A mind that thinks at its own expense will always interfere with language".