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Thread #138412 Message #3249377
Posted By: Jim McLean
02-Nov-11 - 06:01 PM
Thread Name: Help: Britten's The Highland Balou: Highland terms
Subject: RE: Help: Britten's The Highland Balou: Highland terms
Elliot, I am from Paisley which I think you would probably include in West Cenrtal Scotland and I assure you we use the umlauted u. When learning German, in Germany, I found it difficult to pronounce the long oo hence I would say the plural word for brother wich has an umlaut, when the singular was required, quite a problem!