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  •  I have no problem pronouncing (1+ / 0-)
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    Allogenes

    the glottalized consonants as long as they are preceded and followed by a vowel.

    But words like mts'vrtneli, meaning "trainer," are just unnatural, as far as I'm concerned. (kidding)

    So you think you can love me and leave me to die?

    by unspeakable on Sat Jan 31, 2009 at 01:54:08 PM PST

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