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Re: Pronouns revised and word generation

From:Gregory Gadow <gadow@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 2, 2002, 18:31
Iosad wrote:
>Hi, > > > Also, I realized that it was bad form to have a very > > rare sound (the glottal stop), so I amend my reflexive > > pronouns to aha-, ehe-, ... > >Huh? Is it really rare? As a phoneme, it s present in an awful lot of >languages, not to mention the cases when it is a phonetic thing, where it's >virtually omnipresent :-) I'd say that the forms you cite (aha-...) would >tend to merge into long vowels (well, in my language they did :-))
In standard Glörsa, the glottal stop occurs almost every time two vowels come together. A special method of writing dipthongs exists for those few occasions where it happens. Gregory Gadow In Any Tongue _________________________________________________________________ Chat with friends online, try MSN Messenger:


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