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!
|fewer, cure, "I knew a man"|
|slower, mower, Goa, "go a mile", "sew a shirt"|
|shower, hour, power, sour, "how are the boys?"|
|hire, higher, liar, fire, buyer, diagram, "Why are we here?"|
Our warmest thanks go to ...
|Speaker||Geographical origin||Date of recording||Approx age|
William, W Highlands
||March 6, 2001||26|