On 03/12/2014 01:48 PM, Malcolm Rockwell wrote:
> Hmmm... So (har), the latest phenomenon I've noticed is something called
> "creak speak" and it's extremely annoying to me. It is when the
> speaker's voice croaks at the end of a word or phrase.
Oh, yes. This phenomenon is, for reasons I can't really fathom,
popularly known as "vocal fry".