Regions in Which Initial Dropping Has Taken Place
Dixon, R.M.W. (1980) "Map 6." The Languages of Australia, ed. by Sidney Allen, W., B. Comrie, C.J. Fillmore, E.J.A. Henderson, F.W. Householder, R. Lass, J. Lyons, R.B. Le Page, F.R. Palmer, R. Posner and J.L.M. Trim. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 198.
This map displays the regions in which initial dropping has taken place (Dixon). Initial dropping is a sound change whereby the first consonants of words are dropped.
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