Bhutr

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Bhutr
Bhutṛ
Pronunciation[[Help:IPA|'βu.tr̩]]
Created byiancgil
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  • Bhutr
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Phonology

Consonants

Bilabial Dental Alveolar Postalveolar Retroflex Palatal Velar Uvular Pharyngeal Glottal
Plosive Unaspirated p b p b ʈ ɖ t d k g k g q q
Aspirated ph ʈʰ th kh
Nasal m m n n
Tap/Flap ɾ r
Fricative β bh ð dh s z s z ʃ ʒ sh zh ɣ gh ħ qh h h
Approximant j y
Lateral Approximant l l


Syllabic Consonants
Bilabial Alveolar
Nasal m/ṃ n/ṇ
Trill r/ṛ
Lateral Approximant l/ḷ


Co-articulates
tʃ dʒ ts/tz ds/dz

Vowels

Front Back
Close i i u u
Open-Mid ɛ e ɔ o
Open a a


Diphthongs
au̯ au aɪ̯ ai eɪ̯ ei

Syllable Structure and Stress

The syllable structure of Bhutr is very simple.

  • (C)V
  • (C)[+syllabic consonant]

Stress Rules

  • Stress always falls on the first syllable unless that syllable contains a syllabic consonant, in which case the second syllable gets the stress.
  • Syllabic consonants are never stressed.

Grammar

Syntax

  • Verb - Object - Subject
  • Head Initial (except for prepositions)
  • Transitive Morphosyntactic Alignment

Morphology

Bhutr has a largely fusional morphological system.