Re: Tonogenesis help.
|From:||ROGER MILLS <rfmilly@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, August 18, 2007, 19:03|
Steven Williams wrote:
>Does anyone know of languages (other than Korean,
>whose 'ejectives' work by a different glottal
>mechanism than those of my current project) that had
>both ejectives and contrastive tone?
>Possibly some of the Mayan languages,which are tonal and which I think (now)
have ejectives, but I'm not sure of the history.
IIRC glottal stop by iteself causes lowering, but as part of an ejective