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Re: L3 Numbers

From:Peter Collier <petecollier@...>
Date:Thursday, February 14, 2008, 8:46
--- Scotto Hlad <scott.hlad@...> wrote:

> Since you mentioned cinquinta I have a question > about writing nasalized > vowels in XSAMPA. > > If one says cinquinta, the first n goes nasal > automatically due to the /k/ > that follows it. Do I render it therefore as > [tsi~kwinta] or [tsinkwinta]? > The same applies to cinqui: [tsinkwi] or [tsi~kwi]?
Why not have your cake and eat it too? Maybe you have /ts)iNkwinta/ phonemically and [ts)i~:kwint@] allophonically... Ditto /ts)iNkwi/ + [ts)i~:kwi] P.