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Re: Definite article + posessive pronoun

From:Pablo David Flores <pablo-flores@...>
Date:Saturday, August 24, 2002, 1:50
Barry Garcia <barry_garcia@...> writes:

> eumi - my > eutu - your [snip] > or: > emi > etu > I kind of like the third choice the best, but i'd kind of like to get > opinions on it before i decide.
/eumi/ seems a bit long a likely to be reduced. Does Montreiano reduce diphthongs in any way, maybe /eu/ > /ju/? OTOH you could keep the longer forms. Clumsy or not, Italian says "il mio" (three syllables!). --Pablo Flores