[Spellyans] A few questions about mixed mutation of words beginning with G
bendyfrog at live.com
Sun Aug 23 18:02:19 BST 2015
A. J. Trim Wrote:
However, I am not sure what is meant by "<TOTALLY
I was referring to my corpus and my subsequent analysis of it, not the mutation rules themselves. Sorry, should have been clearer...I'm very happy to see rules not being followed slavishly!
I notice that Welsh also does not mutate(some?) words after an <s>. They say 'nos da' for example (which I believe shows up in Cornish in Boorde, in the form 'vos da'). Maybe some of the people with actual ability in this area can help with the underlying theory(I certainly can't...)
So, looks like this rule is indeed backed up by the evidence. For mixed mutation of <ga> <ge> <gi> <gy> to <h> after <'th>, however, I can still find no examples...
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