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An Amharic Reference Grammar. Retrieved from ” https: All audio files are OGG format, which are handled differently by different browsers.
Oromo | Definition of Oromo in English by Oxford Dictionaries
A word in Oromo cannot begin or end with a double consonant. This qubee replaced the various other transliteration schemes of Oromo to Latin script and helped to standardize spelling of Oromo words.
Vowels and consonants may be repeated to make the sound long. In other languages Add links.
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Regardless, certain spelling rules can be observed that match speech patterns. What breaks are used can differ with spelling preferences and dialects. If you have trouble playing the files, see media help. See help page for help playing these files.
The apostrophe indicates that the vowels are produced independently and not as a diphthong. Three consonants cannot occur in a row in a word. Traditionally, Oromo was written using Ge’ez script as used by Amharic. To play audio files, click the word, not the speaker icon. This stricture is a the lips for [ ph ], at the teeth for [ x ], at the palate for [ c ], and at the velum for q.
These can be described as explosive chktand p sounds, respectively.
The glottalized consonants are cqxand ph. This book includes inline links to audio files.
Dhchphshand ny count as single consonants though they are written as two letters. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world. Leslau describes the pronunciation of of glottalized consonants as follows:. In pronouncing the glottalized consonants, the stream of air coming from the lungs is shut off by closure of the glottis.
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