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Re: Announcing Ale, the first ever Mungayödic daughter language!

From:Dan Seriff <microtonal@...>
Date:Tuesday, July 3, 2001, 20:06
Roger Mills wrote:

> Stage 1: iu > ij, so ** fijvUljO OK > and l > w, so **fijvUwjO this is the problem I think > Stage 2: j > l, so **filvUwlO another problem > and Uw > w, so **filvwlO > so you have no environment left for the final syllable in Stage 3, (C)j(V) > > (C)i: > > Unless I've overlooked something.............?
I missed out the part about [l] in clusters. That l -> w change only applied to solo consonants. The clustered ones didn't change until the third stage. I guess that makes it a conditioned change, doesn't it? -- Daniel Seriff Honesty means never having to say "Please don't flush me down the toilet!" - Bob the Dinosaur