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Re: Gripping phonology (long)

From:Sai Emrys <saizai@...>
Date:Thursday, December 25, 2008, 6:55
On 12/24/08, David J. Peterson <dedalvs@...> wrote:
> The same could be (and has been) said of ordinary natural sign > languages. They seem to manage. (Well, though, I suppose that > in the real world, relatively easy access to electric lights helps out > the Deaf quite a bit.)
Plus the Dritok are not mute; they merely are voiceless. I think those of us who heard Don's talk would be convinced that it's plenty loud enough. ;-) FWIW, handholding is only the first pass medium for this. Ultimately, it'd be neat if we could use a largish variety of underlying contact. - Sai