New York regional dialect

Thats how the bostonians say it they dont but hes

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Unformatted text preview: lecture? New York Tawk •  What are some features of the NY dialect? –  r- dropping and intrusive r –  Short- a raising –  Caught and cot are different – caught has a raised vowel (like cawfee) –  Yiddish, Italian, Spanish lexical items r- dropping Quick Poll •  Do you say the words cod and card the same or different? –  A) the same –  B) different Intrusive r •  In the summerSme we'd drive my grandfather...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2014 for the course LIN 200 taught by Professor Julia during the Winter '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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