Why do the Japanese add extra vowel sounds to English?

Three answers, including one that had never occurred to me before, on my JapanExplained blog (recently more active than this one, maybe for the first time ever):

Why do the Japanese pronounce English like katakana?

Much more on Janglish and teaching Japanese students here.

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