Vowel Sandi and Word Division in Igede

Richard Bergman
Journal of West African Languages Vol. 8 No. 1, 1971

Vowel sandhi occurs in many African languages and poses problems for word division in practical orthographies. The purpose of this paper is to describe the vowel sandhi processes in Igede and to suggest some principles for writing word division involving vowel sandhi with some application of these principles to Igede.

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