[b-hebrew] final alef

Dr Raoul Comninos capechurch at gmail.com
Fri Aug 17 04:17:56 EDT 2007

How would one properly pronounce the following two words:

X"+:) sin

GAY:) valley

Am I correct in taking these to be monosyllabic with silent shewa in
both cases. If so, Alef would be purely orthographical in both

Dr Raoul Comninos
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