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#182928 - 02/25/09 02:29 PM peripatetic - in truespel  
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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.

#182930 - 02/25/09 03:23 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]  
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>Note thet stress is first syllable or after a double consonant.

so you pronounce your name zur-ins-KAS?

#182948 - 02/25/09 11:55 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]  
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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...

#182949 - 02/26/09 12:27 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: doc_comfort]  
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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

#182951 - 02/26/09 01:07 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]  
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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]

#182952 - 02/26/09 01:40 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tsuwm]  
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I can't get a schwa to come out

Neither can I, but that would make more sense.

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#182954 - 02/26/09 03:51 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: olly]  
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Nope, definitely ee for me. It's much more than a schwa.

#182955 - 02/26/09 03:53 AM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]  
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Originally Posted By: tom zurinskas
I enjoy this is site.


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

#182969 - 02/26/09 02:45 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tom zurinskas]  
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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.

#182970 - 02/26/09 03:18 PM Re: peripatetic - in truespel [Re: tsuwm]  
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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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