L2-English Resuscitates L1-German: The Case of Post-vocalic /r/

@inproceedings{Ulbrich2011L2EnglishRL,
  title={L2-English Resuscitates L1-German: The Case of Post-vocalic /r/},
  author={Christiane Ulbrich},
  booktitle={ICPhS},
  year={2011}
}
The paper reports findings of a production experiment investigating the realisation of post-vocalic /r/ produced by native (L1) speakers of English and German and late second language (L2) learners of two varieties of English; one rhotic variety spoken in Belfast and one non-rhotic variety spoken in Oxford. The study aims to explore whether there is a… CONTINUE READING