Datapoint Po-Ai / Vowel Quality Inventories

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  1. Alexander Elias Says:

    Po-Ai (Fwâi) does not have a “large” vowel inventory. There are 5 vowel qualities in Fwâi, which have nasal and long variants. According to the guidelines of the chapter, this gives Fwâi an “average” vowel inventory of 5, since nasal and long variants do not count.

    -Alex Elias

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