'Phantom' Vowels

Ciamar a chanas mi.... / How do I say...
Níall Beag
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Re: 'Phantom' Vowels

Unread post by Níall Beag » Fri Sep 06, 2013 9:04 pm

...and then there's the curiosity of the "Scotch snap" in Gaelic song, where the "true" vowel is shorted and the inserted svarabhakti is long.

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