tlhIngan-Hol Archive: Fri Jun 26 05:19:36 2009

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Re: Klingon IPA chart

Michael Everson (

On 26 Jun 2009, at 12:56, David Trimboli wrote:

> Michael Everson wrote:
>>> You've ignored the untrilled "r" in the consonant cluster {rgh} at  
>>> the end of some syllables.  I mention it because your chart notes  
>>> seem to be striving for completeness of description.
>> Can you point me to Okrand's description of this? I couldn't find it.
> He doesn't describe it. He pronounces it. Listen to the language  
> tapes and you'll hear it.

I, um, haven't had a tape player for a long time. So indeed I guess  
it's the American [É] (which he specifically prpscribes in TKD).

Michael Everson *

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