This overview mainly describes the Hsuvei accent, the most prestigious form of Unuvi.
|PULMONIC||Bilabial||Alveolar||Postalveolar||Palatal||Velar / Glottal|
Unuvi follows a simple CCVC syllable structure. However, onsets of two consonants are severely limited to the following scheme:
Stress, rhythm and intonation
It is mora-timed and uses a pitch accent system.
The language of Unuvi is highly analytic.
The standard Unuvi alphabet has 18 consonants and 4 vowels. The alphabet is very flowy, and its mostly diagonal characters are traditionally written with a brush from left to right, top to bottom. Voiced consonants are usually just their unvoiced counterpark with a special dot mark.