chapter  3
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The Vowels of Unaccented Syllables

WithE. E. Wardale

§ 41. A brief outline only of the history of unaccented vowels is here attempted, anything more being outside the scope of this grammar. Only the more important points are therefore given, and the attention of the student is directed especially to §§ 43, a, and 44. But before entering upon the history of the individual vowels a few general remarks will be in place.