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Chapter 19 Glottal Stops, Part 1

  • Geoff Lindsey
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Abstract

The glottal stop [ʔ] was not characteristic of RP, but is very common today as a form of /t/, being entirely standard before consonants, e.g. football, Great Britain.

Keywords

Glottal stop Allophone Standard /t/ voicing Cockney 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoff Lindsey
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  1. 1.LinguisticsUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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