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Re: Questions about and suggestions for (C)XS

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Sunday, August 8, 2004, 16:00
On Aug 7, 2004, at 12:50 AM, Ben Poplawski wrote:
>> Do any languages have phonemic /h\/? If not, I think we should just >> use >> [h_v], and use [h\] for something else. And do any languages have >> phonemic epiglottal phonemes?
> Hebrew and Arabic come off the top of my head. But maybe I'm thinking > glottal. > Ben
Hebrew and Arabic (like many other Semitic languages) have glottal and pharyngeal, but not epiglottal. -Stephen (Steg) "the main purpose of the pyramid is to say 'my unique pyramid is sky high and made of white marble. i do not share it with anyone'." ~ andrew nowicki