Re: the Most Consonants in a row?
|From:||Paul Bennett <paul-bennett@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, September 14, 2005, 18:57|
On Wed, 14 Sep 2005 14:39:34 -0400, Kit La Touche
> gvprckvnis, "he is peeling us", where the "c" is a [ts], counting as a
> single consonant in georgian, as it is an affricate. however, the [r]
> be syllabic.
I'd argue that the |v|s could be syllabic too, if pushed. Doesn't stop
them being consonants, though -- although we're in territory where
"vocoid" might be a more useful term than "vowel".