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Re: inaudible (:)) vowels

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Monday, November 23, 1998, 0:26
lucasso wrote:
> is there any universal rule? > does some vowels more often disapear than other ones?
Schwa tends to be lost frequently, but other than that, I don't know. I'd guess that /a/ would tend to be susceptible to loss, but that's *only* a guess. -- "It has occured to me more than once that holy boredom is good and sufficient reason for the invention of free will." - "Lord Leto II" (Dune Chronicles, by Frank Herbert) ICQ #: 18656696 AOL screen-name: NikTailor