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Final consonant deletion
omission of a final singleton consonant in a word as well as a deletion of all members of a final consonant cluster
Initial Consonant Deletion
omission of a singleton consonant in the word initial position; unsual
2 sounds become 1; partial PCR or total TCR deletion of one or all members of a consonant cluster
same # of sounds: replacement of one or all members of a cluster by another sound
replacment of velars - /k/ /g/ /ŋ/ - by sounds that are made more anteriorly like an alveolar stop t/k d/g n/ŋ
replacement of sounds with an anterior point of constriction by posterior sounds k/t g/d ŋ/n
non-labial consonant becomes a labial because of the influence of another sound in the word
a non-velar sound is changed to a velar sound because of another velar in the word - /k/ /g/ /n/ /w/
a non-alveolar sound is changed to a n alveolar sound because of the influence of another alveolar sound
a voiced obstruent (stops, fricatives, affricates) following a vowel becomes voiceless
1) syllabic structure process
2) substitution process
3) assimilation process
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