----- Original Message -----
From: Sergejus Tarasovas
To: phoNet@egroups.com
Sent: Tuesday, April 18, 2000 10:00 AM
Subject: RE: [phoNet] SV: Russian

Sergei writes:

It seemes that Piotr's appeal was to the native speakers of any languages but Russian. Now I will know where to apply if I need to correct my pronunciation. :)

I still hope to be helpful on the issues of Pskov district dialects (the region where some of my ancestors come from).



I wasn't attempting to have the last word, only to point out that problems with fine details are inherent in phonetic transcription, whatever language you're transcribing. I was addressing the list members in general, hence the didactic details which are completely superfluous from the point of view of a Russian-speaker.

Always counting on you to correct MY Russian,