ISU ORTHOGRAPHY GUIDE

Date:
2013
Extent:
17 pages
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Abbreviations Acknowledgments 1 INTRODUCTION 2 ALPHABET 2.1 Consonants 2.1.1 Nasal-Consonant complexes 2.1.2 Consonants plus ‘y 2.1.3 Consonants plus ‘w’ 2.1.4 Consonants plus ‘h’ 2.1.5 Double fricative consonants 2.1.6 Consonant orthography rules 2.2 Vowels 2.2.1 Vowel length 2.2.2 Echo vowels 2.2.3 Vowel diphthongs 2.2.4 Vowel orthography rules 3 TONE 3.1 Lexical tone contrasts marked by diacritics 3.2 Grammatical meanings marked by diacritics 4 WORD DIVISION 5 ELISION 6 PUNCTUATION AND CAPITALISATION 6.1 Full stop 6.2 Question mark 6.3 Exclamation mark 6.4 Comma 6.5 Colon 6.6 Semicolon 6.7 Quotation marks 6.8 Capitalisation 6.9 Parentheses 7 NEED FOR FURTHER TESTING OF THE ORTHOGRAPHY References
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Cameroon
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