Michael Everson scripsit:
> Ar 11:10 -0700 1998-10-15, scríobh Raven Travillian:
> >That's interesting. What effect does it have on the pronounciation?
> >Does one of the vowels trump, in other words?
> I, um, don't know what this means.
Your interlocutor wishes to know if an independent vowel with a
dependent vowel attached is pronounced like the dependent vowel
("trumping" the normal value of the independent vowel) or as a
diphthong, or in some other way.
-- John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.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)
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.2 : Tue Jul 10 2001 - 17:20:42 EDT