Re[2]: [tied] Re: beyond langauges

From: Brian M. Scott
Message: 58365
Date: 2008-05-04

At 2:54:45 PM on Sunday, May 4, 2008, Andrew Jarrette wrote:

> jouppe <jouppe@...> wrote:

> In standard Swedish, which historically has done almost
> exactly the same with phoneme length as Icelandic, the
> consonant length is usually explained as a function of
> vowel length and not vice versa (not my dialect by the
> way, which upholds a more archaic system than Icelandic).

>> What is your dialect? What country are you from? I don't
>> recognize the ".se" at the end of your e-mail address.

It's for Sweden.