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Re: Egyptian National Museum



 Know anyone still stuck there? Do not travel alone. If hassled by
 vigilantes and hitting language barrier "Tahrir?" ("Liberation")
 should determine factional allegiance (presumably, 80-95% seem to be
 in favor so its, generally a safe guess).

If anyone who reads this really is stuck in Egypt right now, it's probably important to mention that the h in that word isn't silent. It probably represents this sound http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voiceless_pharyngeal_fricative or that one http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voiceless_epiglottal_fricative . Sound files of both are accessible from here: http://hctv.humnet.ucla.edu/departments/linguistics/VowelsandConsonants/appendix/languages/agul/agul.html