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Re: YAC: Widse -- a conlang based on Ygyde

From:Dirk Elzinga <dirk_elzinga@...>
Date:Monday, February 3, 2003, 16:45
At 3:10 PM -0600 2/1/03, Nik Taylor wrote:
>Lars Henrik Mathiesen wrote: >> (A wild thought: perhaps the reason that /D/ is alveolar in Danish > >If it's alveolar, how can it be /D/?
The symbol for a non-strident voiced alveolar fricative is [D_-]. That's an eth with an underscore. Shoshoni has the voiceless version as an alternant of /t/ following phonemic /h/; the two segments are merged into [T_-] -- a non-strident voiceless alveolar fricative. Dirk -- Dirk Elzinga "It is important not to let one's aesthetics interfere with the appreciation of fact." - Stephen Anderson


Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>
Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...>