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Swiss German... ..Other Sounds

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Please note: the writing is in German, but the speaking is in Swiss German
- an unwritten collection of dialects. The symbols are for the original German.

.SWALLOWED 'R'

rein, rot, richtig
  Tor, vor
  studieren
OTHER
SOUNDS
ich, dreissig, Achtung
  Knie, Knecht
  Pfeffer, Kopf
  Quelle, Quittung
  lang, länger, singen
  Schule, Kaschmir, Mensch
PLOSION Guten Morgen!
  Mittel
LIGHT &
LIQUID 'L'
Licht, ehrlich
  Million
GLOTTAL
STOP
Wie `alt `ist `er?
     
ELISION Wie geht es?
  Auf wiedersehen!
  Guten Morgen!
     

Our warmest thanks go to ...

Speaker Geographical origin Date of recording
Approx age
Mala Niederer
Sandro Cocchi

Bern
Z
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March 30th, 2001
April 2nd, 2001
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