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what is the(onset & coda)in the syllables in phonetic & phonology? with example thanks alot

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    I m not a phonologist but u can check there for a start:
    The first thing u have to determine is the nucleus, then what comes before is the onset and what comes after is the coda. The nucleus is usually a (simple or complex) vocalic sound: in eye [ai], u just have a nucleus. In my [], there is an onset (m), and in mine [] also a coda (n). In Arabic u would always have an onset (a consonant) at the beginning of a syllable.

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