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On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 8:45 PM, Logan Streondj <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

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> my son (under two) has trouble with fricative-plosive initials  for
> example stand and school bus, comes out as tand and cool bus sometimes.
>
> I've also removed all diphthongs from the language, as he was having
> trouble pronouncing them, and they are fairly rare in non germanic
> languages.

This is kind of like my proposal for Matchish, except that I think I'd
be willing to exclude anyone under 8 or so from participation. What's
important is whether Japanese and Swahili and Urdu speakers can
produce and distinguish these sounds, not small children...
  Regards,
    Scott