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Vowel Merger

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English-language vowel changes before historic l - Wikipedia, the ... figure3a.jpg phonoloblog - Fun with the low back vowel merger ringding.jpg?w=250&h=188

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Basic Concepts of Numerology
The concept of numerology demonstrates that everything in the universe vibrates as its own frequency. You find the vibration rate of any object and you can link the qualities and positive energies linked to it.
Symbology >> Numerology
Group Mind Basics (GM1)
Anyone who has ever spoken in front of a group of people, knows that there is a peculiar sensation associated with the experience. A tightness of the throat often appears, or the speaker “gets butterflies in their stomach”. Just as in the case of person to...
Mind >> Telepathy and Group Mind
Trance-formation (The Cosmic Tao of the Sexes)
The purest outpouring of love between the sexes, is as a miniature super-nova of ecstatic union. Reciprocating pleasure becomes the engine that feeds the fires of passion. Passion becomes dynamic fuel for love. It is an engine that runs with the force of a...
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Transforming World Mind Inertia (GM7)
Our entire world society is ultimately governed by the components of consciousness, not governments, corporations or institutions. Regardless of the apparent creativity of the architectural sciences, engineering or the ideologies we create, the true...
Mind >> World Mind
Mutual Psychic Augmentation (GM8)
The science of physics is delving ever nearer to Cause in nature, and away from a fascination with the mechanics of effect. In a technical way, wisdom is thus being approached by the Western mind. Scientific statements are becoming more like those of the...
Mind >> Telepathy and Group Mind
Mind >> Meditation

Vowel Merger is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Vowel Merger books and related discussion.

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Interpre*ng flip-‐flop pa\erns in vowel mergers-‐in-‐progress flip
Jun 21, 2011 Non-‐merger example: SVS. (Wroblewski et al. 2010; Labov et al.
An Alleged Old English Vowel Merger: New Evidence from
Alternatively, if the base vowel is -e- and is followed by a velar, the Intensive has an apparent ablaut variant.
The Correlation of the Low-Back Vowel Merger and / /-Retraction
The Correlation of the Low-Back Vowel Merger and / /-Retraction.
Vowel harmony and vowel merger in Yukuben
Vowel harmony and vowel merger in Yukuben. John Rennison john.rennison@ univie.

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You say dinner, I say supper ... Researchers try to pinpoint Illinois dialects
Hildebrandt also is gathering information to show how this region has been affected by a national trend known as the "low-back vowel merger." That is, people are increasingly using the same pronunciations for words that are spelled differently.

Suggested Web Resources

Phonological history of English high front vowels - Wikipedia, the
English-language vowel changes before historic r - Wikipedia, the
Phonological history of English low back vowels - Wikipedia, the free
"Correlation of the Low-Back Vowel Merger and TRAP-Retraction
The combination of the retraction of TRAP and the merger of LOT and THOUGHT can be found in a number of English dialects.

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