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In most other prefixing languages, it is the initial vowel of the prefix complex which bears stress in verbal words consisting of a disyllabic prefix complex and a monosyllabic verb. g. the paradigm of 'to get up' (Appendix D). Only a small proportion of the nominal lexicon takes root-level affixation. 4). Stress placement in word forms from these classes fol lows the principles already described for verbs. There is a stress on the first syllable of the root and thereafter each alternate syllable also bears a stress, subject to the proviso that final syllables do not bear a stress.
7) 24 Mark Harvey laI: [u] Elsewhere [al] An optional realisation when preceded by a palatal. The [al] realisation is most common i n stressed syllables and/or when there is a fol lowing alveolar. [ail a. Obligatory in syll ables closed by a palatal . b. An optional realisation if the following onset i s palatal. [a] Elsewhere Stressed vowels always show full realisations. In faster speech, the two high vowels tend to have tense realisations, when stressed. This is particularly so for /il when followed by a palatal, and for lui when followed by the labial or velar stops.
I] The available materials do not, therefore, allow for a definitive resolution of the representation of [Id] sequences. It seems likely that a wider range of materials would show a greater variation in [Id] vs [I] realisations. However, given that the appearance of [Id] sequences is not predictable in the available materials, it does not appear that they should be analysed as an allophone of Ill. The default analysis of a consonantal sequence is as a cluster. In this case, there is no reason to adopt any other analysis, and consequently words which have a high frequency of [Id] realisations, are analysed as involving lId!