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Thomas Alexander wrote:

> The question was raised on Auxlang whether the Esperanto J-plural
> used for both adjectives and nouns is the same independent phoneme.
>

you mean morfeme, and the answer is .... of course it is, i wasn't
following this particular debate but i can't imagin what kind of argument
coud be brout forth to make the opposing case (except for some hidebound
indoeuropeo-centric distaste for the same morfeme occuring with different
word classes (to the extent that adjectivs and nouns _ar_ different word
classes of course, eo, adjectivs are clearly nominal in natur)

-michael farris