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Re: Extra Syllabic Consonants

From:Chris Bates <chris.maths_student@...>
Date:Saturday, September 17, 2005, 17:31
 Here is another interesting (and long) article on this topic, which
compares the behavoir of Nuxalk wrt extra syllabic consonants and
another member of the same language family called Salish. Salish seems
to be a halfway case: the only all obstruent words are some clitics, and
vowel epenthesis is used more widely than in Nuxalk (which doesn't
utilize it according to this paper). The address is:


Tim May <butsuri@...>Extrasyllabic Consonants