Re: Kijeb sandhi
|From:||Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, March 29, 2007, 16:01|
On Thu, 29 Mar 2007 10:45:32 +0200, Benct Philip Jonsson wrote:
I have looked at your sandhi table, and I must say it is well done.
Plausible, interesting and beautiful!
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> I have entered some preliminary stuff for a new and expanded
> section on Kijeb sandhi to
since I in the course of
> revising Kijeb verbal morphology I've found that I need
> 1) some way to reduce the length of compound and
> derived words,
> 2) morphs that are smaller than a syllable,
> 3) some 'explanation' for the very restricted range of
> permissible consonant clusters(*) in Kijeb,
> and metrically induced vowel loss (ending up essentially
> with a regular alternation between (secondary) stressed and
> unstressed syllables) followed by sandhi changes in the
> arising clusters seem to do all three tricks.
> I'd like your input on how realistic (phonetically
> plausible) the sandhi changes look. Any suggestions that may
> make them more realistic or interesting are welcome!