[Spellyans] Pre-Occlusion (PO)
daniel at ryan-prohaska.com
Thu Sep 8 15:04:37 BST 2011
It’s true. Just listen to Faeroese national news (fun language by the way) on:
You’re bound to hear PO sooner or later…
I also spent a week on the Faeroes and learnt some phrases. They definitely pre-occlude.
From: spellyans-bounces at kernowek.net [mailto:spellyans-bounces at kernowek.net]
On Behalf Of Herbie Blackburn
Sent: Thursday, September 08, 2011 10:13 AM
To: 'Standard Cornish discussion list'
Subject: Re: [Spellyans] Pre-Occlusion (PO)
>pre-occlusion also obtains in Icelandic but not, IIRC, in Faroese,<
I’ve seen it written that - In <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faroese_language> Faroese, pre-occlusion also occurs, as in kallar [ˈkadlaɹ] 'you call, he calls', seinna [ˈsaiːdna] 'latter'.
Don’t know if that’s treu or not, as there were no sources, or how that changes things if true.
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