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The person who wrote this is not a fluent speaker; corrections welcome. The intention was for use in text-to-speech systems.

Below is the little table for the Portuguese Lojban orthography. Portuguese has some issues which may muck things up:

  1. Sequences such as VnC and VmC cause the vowel to nasalize and the /m to disappear. Try, e.g. "baanndo" or "baanndu".
  1. Unstressed vowels tend to get raised. You may need to try things like "eh" and "oh" in those circumstances. Happily, unstressed "o" kinda sounds like Lojban u.

~pp~

' N/A

a aa (Alternately try ah)

b b

c ch

d d

e e (Try eh if this doesn't work)

f f

g g (gu before e and i)

i i

j j

k k

l l

m m (You may need mm after a vowel)

n n (You may need nn after a vowel)

o o (Try oh if this doesn't work)

p p

r r

s s

t t

u u (o might work in unstressed syllables)

v v

x N/A

y N/A

z z

~/pp~