LINGUIST List 14.1812

Sun Jun 29 2003

Qs: Hausa Pronunciation

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  1. Yuri Tambovtsev, what are the rules of reading in Hausa?

Message 1: what are the rules of reading in Hausa?

Date: Sat, 28 Jun 2003 18:27:01 +0600
From: Yuri Tambovtsev <>
Subject: what are the rules of reading in Hausa?

Dear Hausa colleagues, could you advise me the rules of reading in
Hausa? How shoud one read the Hausa letter "C"? I guess "SH" is the
sound "sh" like in English "show", is it not? Are there any other
letter combonations as one sound? Can you send me a Hausa text in the
txt format, that is as a simple message like this one? Looking forward
to hearing from you soon to Yours sincerely YUri
Tambovtsev, Siberia, Novosibirsk, Russia
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