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In the very first exercise, which involves division in to syllables, the answer key shows eius divided as ei-us.
Why not e-ius? Isn't i consonantal here?
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It is actually ej-jus. That macron is very confusing, it signifies a doubled consonantal i. There are a few places macrons do this job: e.g. huj-jus.
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