[Spellyans] Vowel length in monosyllables before sk

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Tue Aug 14 22:08:19 BST 2018


No, in stressed monosyllables ‹i› is [iː] and ‹y› is [ɪ]. Thus

desk [deːsk], dèsk [dɛsk]
disk [diːsk], dysk [dɪsk]

We don’t write ‹ỳ›

Michael Everson

> On 14 Aug 2018, at 14:41, Nicholas Williams <njawilliams at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Dan wheg, 
> acordys oma genes fatell yw cot an vogalen in desk ha dysk ‘disc’. Ytho gwell via aga spellya
> aga dew gans aken dhieskydnus: <dèsk> ha <dỳsk>. 
> 
> Nicholas
> 
>> On 14 Aug 2018, at 14:36, Daniel Prohaska <daniel at ryan-prohaska.com> wrote:
>> 
>> My a venja assentya genowgh dr’ew an vogalen gòtt e’n geryow ‹desk› ha ‹dysk›. 




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