Re: nasal diphthongs
|From:||# 1 <salut_vous_autre@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, December 26, 2004, 4:16|
Thomas R. Wier wrote:
> > Is there a language where there are nasal diphtongs? Maybe the first
> > thing to ask would be: "Is it possible?" If a diphtong like Oa is
> > possible why not O~a~? Do you have an example of natlang using it?
>One need not search far for such: Portuguese has plenty of nasalized
>diphthongs -- [a~w~] being particularly frequent.
ho yeah? I feel stupid, I was thinking about some little languages wich we
never heard of...
I didn't even know that portuguese had nasal vowels.