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Plosive
p b         t d         c ɟ k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f v     s z ʃ ʒ           ɣ             h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Implosives
  ɓ           ɗ           ʄ        
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Front
Near-front
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Back
 
Close
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Close-mid
Mid
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Near-open
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Front
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Central
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Close
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Close-mid
Mid
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Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Angas
UPSID number: 4367
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Chadic
The languages has 43 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Angas has 3 level tones. Burquest reports many consonants with a labialized offglide. These are treated as Cw clusters. Palatalization only occurs with bilabials and, under an analysis which treats the palatals as palatalized velars, with velars and is treated as a segmental feature.
Sources: Burquest, D.A. 1971. A Preliminary Study of Angas Phonology. Institute of Linguistics, Zaria.