aa - long A as in ant, bat, cat.
c - as in chalk, chat (without aspirate). The sound of k has been
d` - Retroflex 'd' as in dog, donkey, door.
ee - long e, as in bake, care, dare, fare.
ii - long i, as in beat, cheat, deal, eel, feel, heal.
l` - heavy l.
n` - heavy n.
oo - Long o, as in goat, coat, note.
s` - as in sack, salary, sand.
t` - retroflex t, as in tap, ten, tin, ton, tune.
uu - long u as in school, pool, tool.
Every effort has been made to maintain the phonetic spelling.
Thursday, September 10, 2009