(2) The problem itself seems to be widely acknowledged: many singers of German, non-natives and natives alike, tend to overclose
the open and short vowels , [??], and [Y].
The book points to real problems about accessibility and elitism in some forms of feminist theorising, and to the overclose
identification of feminism with post-structuralism in some places, Australia especially.
while I stand committed to pro-women politics, I resist the label feminism because of its overclose
association with the western women's movement.
This can stiffen up if the back teeth are lost, and the joint "overcloses