Some articles on vowels:
... Hangul The generally accepted account on the design of the letters is that the vowels are derived from various combinations of the following three components ㆍ ㅡ ㅣ ... The original sequence of the Korean vowels, as stated in Hunminjeongeum, listed these three vowels first, followed by a various combinations ... Thus, the original order for the vowels was ㆍ ㅡ ㅣ ㅗ ㅏ ㅜ ㅓ ㅛ ㅑ ㅠ ㅕ ...
Famous quotes containing the words including and/or vowels:
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“As no one can tell what was the Roman pronunciation, each nation makes the Latin conform, for the most part, to the rules of its own language; so that with us of the vowels only A has a peculiar sound.”
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