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CONLANG  October 2009, Week 3

CONLANG October 2009, Week 3

Subject:

Re: Troubles with my Germanesque orthography

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Henrik Theiling <[log in to unmask]>

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Constructed Languages List <[log in to unmask]>

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Wed, 21 Oct 2009 17:55:44 +0200

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Hi!

Philip Newton writes:
>> (All instances of /k/ are represented by <k>,
>> including /k:/ being <kk>.)
>
> You have phonemically long/geminate consonants? That's unusual for a
> German-alike IMO, though an interesting twist.

But Swiss German, I thought, had phonemically long consonants?  Or
does it not?  I am not sure.

**Henrik