|This language has
|Its Frequency index is
||0.366333074 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
|The language has these sounds:
||Uzere dialect. Isoko is spoken around the town of Oleh in Bendel State, Nigeria. Isoko has two level tones; final L is raised in affirmative declaratives. The vowels /i,e,o,u/ belong to one harmony set (+ATR) in opposition to the remainder. A word must have vowels from one set or the other, except that /a/ may appear in prefixes before [+ATR] vowels. Clusters with the flap occur, including h + flap r which has been interpreted as a voiceless flap by others. Breathy voiced 'v' is tending to lose its distinctive phonation and merge with /v/.
||Donwa, S.O. 1982. The Sound System of Isoko. PhD Thesis, University of Ibadan.