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#182928 - 02/25/09 09:29 AM peripatetic - in truespel
tom zurinskas Offline
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I enjoy this is site. I see it uses "no-name-spell" for phonetics. (I call it this because it has no name as far as I can find out). That notation is useful because it's English friendly with no special symbols. Truespel is as well. It's indicated by a tilde(~). See below

peripatetic

PRONUNCIATION:(per-uh-puh-TET-ik)

As I hear it spoken in truespel notation it's ~pairuputtetik
~pair as in "pair"
~up as in "up"
~ut as in "ut" etc.
Note thet stress is first syllable or after a double consonant.

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#182930 - 02/25/09 10:23 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]
tsuwm Offline
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>Note thet stress is first syllable or after a double consonant.

so you pronounce your name zur-ins-KAS?

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#182948 - 02/25/09 06:55 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]
doc_comfort Offline
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Originally Posted By: tom zurinskas
I enjoy this is site. I see it uses "no-name-spell" for phonetics. (I call it this because it has no name as far as I can find out). That notation is useful because it's English friendly with no special symbols. Truespel is as well. It's indicated by a tilde(~). See below

peripatetic

PRONUNCIATION:(per-uh-puh-TET-ik)

As I hear it spoken in truespel notation it's ~pairuputtetik
~pair as in "pair"
~up as in "up"
~ut as in "ut" etc.
Note thet stress is first syllable or after a double consonant.




Am I the only one who wants to pronounce it...

per-ee-puh-tet-ik (or maybe pe-ree...

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#182949 - 02/25/09 07:27 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: doc_comfort]
olly Offline
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Originally Posted By: doc_comfort
Am I the only one who wants to pronounce it...per-ee-puh-tet-ik (or maybe pe-ree...


Not quite alone, I'd say
perry-puh-tet-ik

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#182951 - 02/25/09 08:07 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]
tsuwm Offline
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Originally Posted By: tom zurinskas

peripatetic

PRONUNCIATION:(per-uh-puh-TET-ik)



maybe it would help to specify that the 'uh's are meant to be schwas:
\'per-ə-pə-'te-tik\

[I can't get a schwa to come out]

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#182952 - 02/25/09 08:40 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tsuwm]
olly Offline
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I can't get a schwa to come out

Neither can I, but that would make more sense.


Edited by olly (02/25/09 08:43 PM)
Edit Reason: made a mess

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#182954 - 02/25/09 10:51 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: olly]
doc_comfort Offline
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Nope, definitely ee for me. It's much more than a schwa.

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#182955 - 02/25/09 10:53 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]
olly Offline
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Registered: 12/18/06
Posts: 956
Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
Originally Posted By: tom zurinskas
I enjoy this is site.


Welkum tue thu forim Taam. Ie hoep yer stae iz laung and fruetfool.

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#182969 - 02/26/09 09:45 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]
tom zurinskas Offline
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Registered: 02/25/09
Posts: 4
Loc: W Palm Beach area, FL USA
That's the problem with present phonetics (IPA SAMPA). Not computer friendly. Not English friendly as well. So folks use no-name-spell as a work around. Linguists are not enamored of no-name-spell so they haven't named it.

I wouldn't use "per" (which rhymes with purr) to represent the first syllable. As the speaker said it, it was "pair", which I think is the right pronunciation.

Actually schwa stands for many sounds so it's not accurate. With truespel I've spelled out all schwas. 63k words are respelled in the truespel.com converter.

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#182970 - 02/26/09 10:18 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tsuwm]
tom zurinskas Offline
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Registered: 02/25/09
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Loc: W Palm Beach area, FL USA
My name, Tom Zurinskas, as foespeld (phonetically spelled) in truespel is ~Taam Zerrinskis~ as my folks would say it.

~aa as in "Saab"
~er as in "her"
~in as in "in" (stressed after double consonant)
~kis as in "kiss"

From my data in truespel book 3, the ~er sound (as in "her") is spelled "er" about 70% of the time.

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