To a present-day reader the verse sounds crude, the more so because of the harshly consonantal
character of the Anglo-Saxon language; and in comparison with modern poetry it is undoubtedly unmelodious.
We know that the consonantal
framework of words needs to be clearly articulated We should give special attention to word endings and to double consonants, for we never quite do justice to these in our daily speech.
The Estonian consonantal
inventory is evaluated as relatively small against the typological background (p.
The [d] in "red" is linked consonantally to a [d] in each of the other three stanzas: "depends" in stanza 1, "glazed" in stanza 3, and "beside" in stanza 4; and outside of stanza 2, consonantal
[n] links "upon" in stanza 1, to "rain" in stanza 3, to "chickens" in stanza 4, and consonantal
[z] links "depends" in stanza 1, to "glazed" in stanza 3, to "chickens" in stanza 4.
contrasts are essential for successful communication and should therefore be preserved.
There is also the internal rhyme in "sun", "sum" and "hum": The downs will lose the sun, white alyssum Lose the bees' hum This is a clear example of cynghanedd, the intricate system of consonantal
repetition and internal rhyme which is unique to Welsh-language poems.
The loanword hayedrogln had a potential consonantal
input of six consonants: h, y, o, r, g, and n (or five if the "weak" consonant y is excluded).
f) Chapter 6 presents the results of Fuchs's production study, with sections on vocalic and consonantal
durations, syllable durations, sonority, voicing, fundamental frequency, intensity, loudness, speech rate, and word initial glottal stop insertion before vowels.
S1 apresenta processo de anteriorizacao de fricativas palatais, semivocalizacao e substituicao de liquida e reducao de encontro consonantal
This view may be supported by the fact that apart from the form in -ail, other alternative forms with consonantal
endings developed in the case of the verb daimid (see above).
On that issue, the use of consonantal
diacritics and macrons to indicate long vowels is inconsistent: they are sometimes included in the main text but often omitted (see, for example, murid and qasida).
The difference in the consonantal
text between the two options can be explained by scribal error giving a resh for a dalet.