Re: Accents

Philip Witham (
Sun, 17 Aug 1997 22:48:51 -0700 (PDT)

On Sat, 16 Aug 1997, Derek Strong wrote:
> For me, it goes way beyond that. I noticed a few years ago when first
> conversing with Sasha Chislenko that english spoken in a European accent
> (by a smart transhuman, of course) is a good deal more interesting than
> "normal" english. The rhythm and pronunciations are novel, yet regular,

Yes, but more so: Clearly several english words should have their
standard pronunciation corrected to match Anders's own. Some of them
were just beautiful, spoken by him. I am not kidding about this, Anders!