Penult sentence example
- Most words take the accent on the penult.
- Vowel Changes.-(I) Long a, whether from Aryan a or o or from Latin a, becomes aw in monosyllables, as in brawd, " brother " from *brater; in the penult it is o, as in broder, " brothers," in the ultima aw, later o, as in pechawd, now pechod, from peccatum.
- (2) Short a, e, o remain; short i became y; and u became y (with its obscure sound) in the penult, remaining in the ultima, though now written w.
- (y) Penultimate affection: i or y in the ultima causes several changes in the penult, as arch, " order," erchi, " to bid "; saer, " carpenter," pl.
- (3) In the modern language other vowel changes occur by a change of position; thus ai, au, aw in the ultima become ei, eu, o respectively in the penult, as dail, " leaves," deilen, " leaf "; haul, " sun," heulog, " sunny "; brawd, " brother," pl.Advertisement
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- Fergus McInnes runs penult, with two peels done.. .
- Three times Jamieson tried to make penult with blue.
- However almost at the finishing post, he failed a reasonably easy penult.
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