|From:||Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, June 16, 2004, 19:44|
Quoting Arthaey Angosii <arthaey@...>:
> > At school today, I met a Nigerian who informed me the pronunciation of the
> > name of his native language Igbo is [ibu], to my surprise. I thot it's
> > [igb)o]... Or is this just a dialectal variation?
> A Nigerian professor of sociology here also says there is no [g] --
> though I get this info second-hand from friends who've taken his
> class. They remember the prof pronouncing it as [ibo].
Am I right in assuming this is the language I'm used to see spelt as "Ibo"? One
of the really big ones up there with Yoruba and Hausa?