Re: CXS (was: Re: NATLANGS: What's that writing system?)
|From:||Roger Mills <rfmilly@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, July 8, 2006, 15:34|
John Vertical wrote:
> Thomas Leigh wrote:
> >The language is Amharic. Unfortunately, I have no idea how to represent
> >ejective, or glottalised, consonants in either IPA or CXS, and neither
> >of those terms appears in Henrik's IPA to CXS chart,
> The diacritic you're looking for is /_>/, and it does appear under the
> "Ejectives" in Henrik's chart; 3rd column in the "Non-pulmonic consonants"
> section just below the main consonant table.
> Of course, /_?/ works just fine since it is unused & fairly
Boaz and Sapir, in the early days, used !, e.g. p! t! k! -- I always found
that rather charming.