Long-vowels sentence example

long-vowels
  • He was acquainted moreover with Latin grammar, under the influence of which he resorted to the innovation of dividing the Hebrew vowels into five long vowels and five short, previous grammarians having simply spoken of seven vowels without distinction of quantity.

    0
    0
  • The development of symbols for the long vowels o and w was also the work of the Ionians.

    0
    0
  • The predominance of the long vowels is a marked characteristic, the constant appearance of a long final vowel contrasting with the preference for a final short in the later speech.

    0
    0
    Advertisement