Please note: the words and symbols below refer to the British English sounds. They
are only provided for comparison. Many of the Scottish sounds are quite different!
|coat, boat, stole, bowl, old, roll, toe, no|
hear, ear, beer,
weir, mere, subsidiary
|fumes, cute, you, newt, queue|
|face, raise, amazing, straight, hate|
|fine, behind, line, kind, eye, I, my, sigh|
|foul, about, flower, out, now, ouch!|
|foil, boy, toil, enjoy|
|truer, sewer, bluer, doer|
|one, wonder, worry, once|
Our warmest thanks go to ...
|Speaker||Geographical origin||Date of recording||Approx age|
William, W Highlands
||March 6, 2001||26|