occasional observations on English pronunciation features, phonetics, teaching and learning
Friday, 10 September 2010
to /θ/ or not to /θ/, no. 2
Mention should also be made of word-final <-the>. Its pronunciation is regularly /ð/, e.g. bathe, clothe, loathe. The same applies to inflectional forms derived from such words - bathing, clothing, loathing.