On Wed, 27 Nov 2002 12:44:43 +0000 Andreas Johansson <[log in to unmask]> writes: > Is "q" [q]? If so, it seems a bit lonely as the only uvular. If not, > is it > perhaps a glottal stop [?]? That'd be less "weird" symmetry-wise > (seeing > that voiced uvular stops are impossible), but the orthography would > Andreas - Do you mean voiced *glottal* stops are impossible? Because i'm pretty sure i'm making a voiced uvular stop right now, and i'm sure i've seen in on IPA charts... -Stephen (Steg) "wee mee ihp."