Interesting how Japanese has an onomatopoeia for "staring". Are there any English onomatopoeia's which are used to represent something which doesn't actually have a sound?


@sir I did some research on Japanese sound symbolism in college - gitaigo and gijougo are so interesting! While english doesn't seem to have them to the same degree, I feel like phonaesthemes are kinda similar, e.g. glow, glitter glimmer, glare, gleam, glisten let the gl- prefix function sort like the gitaigo "pika-pika"

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