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Re: Pe: Linguistic Terminology

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 6, 1999, 17:09
Tom Wier wrote:

> Well, I think a lot of times that's actually a difficult question to > answer. What about bisyllabic words?
Obviously bisyllabic words provide no evidence one way or another. "Cuspy" is no exception: its stress is both penultimate and initial, just like the other examples you cite. -- John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan cowan@ccil.org You tollerday donsk? N. You tolkatiff scowegian? Nn. You spigotty anglease? Nnn. You phonio saxo? Nnnn. Clear all so! 'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)