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Saturday, April 19, 2014

No Q


Sorry but the Hawaiian language is made up of only 12 letters.Which means there are no words beginning with the letter Q.
The letters they use are:
A,E,I,O,U,H,K,L,M,N,P and W but I'll try and write meaningful posts all the way to the end of the challenge. 



Can you imagine Shakespeare using only 12 letters? 




8 comments:

  1. No Q? Or half the letters? Does that make the language easier or harder to learn?

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  2. I'm sure you'll be able to work your way through, even though you're down to one last letter in the local alphabet!

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  3. I thought Hawaiian had 13 letters. Either way, that's not a lot of letters to work with. At the other end of the extreme is Chinese, with all those thousands of characters.

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  4. So interesting. I learn something new everyday with your blog.

    cheers, parsnip

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  5. This has been very entertaining, Eve--thank you!

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  6. And thus, human Eve, right on "Q", I shall not comment.

    Pawsitive wishes,

    Penny the Jack Russell dog and modest internet superstar! :)

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  7. Q is a tough letter even for English but he was fun to watch on Star Trek.

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