Hi guys,

I'm serious about American accent. When the Americans talk, "fighting" is pronounced "fiding", "writer" - "rider"....

Would you show me the rule ?

Thanhs a lot.

This is taken from CalifJim - a member of Englishforums.com

a) between vowel and vowel (intervocalic t),
b) between r and vowel,
c) between vowel and syllabic l
d) between r and syllabic l.

a) bitter, meter, photograph, erratic, later
b) barter, fortify, artifice
c) little, natal, cattle, subtle (b is silent)
d) hurtle, myrtle, fertile



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