T. A. McLeay wrote: > Henrik Theiling wrote: >> Hi! >> >> Yesterday I was wondering what interesting stuff could happen to an >> /y/ phoneme? Same question about the lax variant /Y/. > [Snip a bunch of examples] Oh, also I forgot Korean, where I think /y/ and /2/ have generally become in recent times /wi/ and /we/. That's almost boring, but invites the possibility of a suffix apparently causing an epenthetic segment at a distance (e.g. ti+pas > twipas). -- Tristan.