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Re: Silindion

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Friday, November 3, 2000, 5:34
jesse stephen bangs wrote:
> Or, better yet, form a rule that says that /n/ becomes /nd/ before > /i/. Or just make the word irregular.
English "thunner" (cf. German "donner") became "thunder" without a regular /n/ -> /nd/ before vowels change, so that's reasonable. There could also be a rule that nasals cannot occur intervocalically and must become nasal-stop sequences there. -- Dievas dave dantis; Dievas duos duonos God gave teeth; God will give bread - Lithuanian proverb ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTailor