>>> Paul Bennett <[log in to unmask]> 01/13 2:00 >>> While we're on wierd consonant distinctions, mQlo` has the <snip> did you change the name again? Rob BTW, is anyone familiar with Lakhota? I have a book that states that Lakhota uses five (!) states of the glottis: plain, ejective, aspirated, voiced and unvoiced. Is that true? Are there more languages that have so many distinctions? Or more?