From: Abdullah Konushevci
> Abdullah Konushevci wrote:Alb.
> > [AK]
> > Rather than the lack of /s/ we may accept rule *s > j, so *yes >
> > Alb. <ziej> 'to boil, cook' is regular: *y > Alb. /z/, /*e/ >
> > ie and /*s/ > /j/.Rasmusen.
> > I remember that it was first mentiond this etymology by Mr.
> Was it? I would still find it unacceptable. Neither *j > Alb. z
> > Alb. -j- are independently established and generally recognisedsound
> changes, so you can't assume they are "regular" if that'sprecisely what
> you set out to prove.************