It can go both ways. In Shoshoni, a non-final syllable may have a coda (the
first half of a geminate stop, a nasal homorganic with a following stop, /h/
or /ʔ/) but a final syllable may not have a coda.

In English, word-final codas may have more consonants than non-final codas,
though there are place restrictions on the word-final consonants.

On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 6:32 AM, Mr Veoler <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Hello, here's my annual question:
> Is the word final coda more likely to have more or less restrictions than
> a word internal coda?
> My sketch has the syllable structure CV(V)(N) where N is any of /n S l/,
> and I'm thinking if I should allow one more in the final coda or not.
> I don't need it, so my decision partly depends upon the way of natlangs.
> --
> Veoler
> Fight false polysemy! Free hypernymy!

Miapimoquitch: Tcf Pt*p+++12,4(c)v(v/c) W* Mf+++h+++t*a2c*g*n4 Sf++++argh