Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 39 items for:

  • Phonetics / Phonology x
Clear All

View:

Asymmetries in Vowel HarmonyA Representational Account

Asymmetries in Vowel Harmony: A Representational Account

Harry van der Hulst

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198813576
eISBN:
9780191851407
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813576.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book deals with the phenomenon of vowel harmony, a phonological process whereby all the vowels in a word are required to share a specific phonological property, such as front or back ... More

Expression in SpeechAnalysis and Synthesis

Expression in Speech: Analysis and Synthesis

Mark Tatham and Katherine Morton

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250677
eISBN:
9780191719462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250677.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book is about the nature of expression in speech. It is a comprehensive exploration of how such expression is produced and understood, and of how the emotional content of spoken words may be ... More

Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language

Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language

Joan Bybee

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195301571
eISBN:
9780199867271
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195301571.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book essentially argues for the importance of word frequency as a factor in the analysis and explanation of language structure. In other words, the roles of words and other linguistic phenomena ... More

The Interplay of Morphology and Phonology

The Interplay of Morphology and Phonology

Sharon Inkelas

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199280476
eISBN:
9780191787188
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280476.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

This book presents a phenomenon-oriented survey of the ways in which phonology and morphology interact, including ways in which morphology, i.e. word formation, demonstrates sensitivity to ... More

Intonation and Meaning

Intonation and Meaning

Daniel Büring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199226269
eISBN:
9780191826603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226269.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Phonetics / Phonology

Speakers can modulate the meaning and effects of their utterances by changing the location of stress or of pauses, and by choosing the melody of their sentences—jointly referred to as Information ... More

Intonation in Romance

Intonation in Romance

Sónia Frota and Pilar Prieto (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199685332
eISBN:
9780191765520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685332.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

This book offers a comprehensive description of the prosody of nine Romance languages (Catalan, French, Friulian, Italian, Occitan, Portuguese, Romanian, Sardinian, and Spanish) which takes into ... More

Morphological Length and Prosodically Defective Morphemes

Morphological Length and Prosodically Defective Morphemes

Eva Zimmermann

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198747321
eISBN:
9780191809736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198747321.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Syntax and Morphology

This book investigates the phenomenon of Morphological Length-Manipulation: processes of segment lengthening, shortening, deletion, and insertion that cannot be explained by phonological means but ... More

The Morphology and Phonology of Exponence

The Morphology and Phonology of Exponence

Jochen Trommer (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199573721
eISBN:
9780199573738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573721.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Phonetics / Phonology

Exponence is the mapping of morphosyntactic structure to phonological representations, a research area which is not only the traditional bone of contention between phonology and morphology, but also ... More

The Morphosyntax-Phonology ConnectionLocality and Directionality at the Interface

The Morphosyntax-Phonology Connection: Locality and Directionality at the Interface

Vera Gribanova and Stephanie S. Shih (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190210304
eISBN:
9780190210328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210304.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

The essays in this volume address a core question about the structure of linguistic systems: how much access do grammatical components (syntax, morphology, and phonology) have to each other? Each ... More

A Natural History of Infixation

A Natural History of Infixation

Alan C. L. Yu

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199279388
eISBN:
9780191707346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199279388.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book presents a cross-linguistic study of the phenomenon of infixation, typically associated in English with words like nullim-bloody-possiblenull, and found in all the world's major linguistic ... More

Origins of Sound ChangeApproaches to Phonologization

Origins of Sound Change: Approaches to Phonologization

Alan C. L. Yu (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199573745
eISBN:
9780191745249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573745.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This volume showcases the current state of the art in phonologization research, bringing together work by leading scholars in sound change research from different disciplinary and scholarly ... More

Paradigms in Phonological Theory

Paradigms in Phonological Theory

Laura J. Downing, T. Alan Hall, and Renate Raffelsiefen (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199267712
eISBN:
9780191708213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199267712.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book presents insights on the phonology-morphology interface. It discusses a wide range of central theoretical issues, including the role of paradigms in synchronic grammars, and does so in the ... More

Phonetics and PhilologySound Change in Italic

Phonetics and Philology: Sound Change in Italic

Jane Stuart-Smith

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257737
eISBN:
9780191717765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257737.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This book presents a treatment of a long-standing problem of Proto–Indo–European and Italic philology: the development of the Proto–Indo–European voiced aspirates in the ancient languages of Italy. ... More

The Phonetics and Phonology of Geminate Consonants

The Phonetics and Phonology of Geminate Consonants

Haruo Kubozono (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198754930
eISBN:
9780191816420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754930.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Theoretical Linguistics

Geminate consonants, also known as long consonants, appear in many languages in the world, and how they contrast with their short counterparts, or singletons (e.g. /tt/ vs. /t/), is an important ... More

Phonological ArchitectureA Biolinguistic Approach

Phonological Architecture: A Biolinguistic Approach

Bridget D. Samuels

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199694358
eISBN:
9780191731891
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199694358.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This volume endeavors to bridge one of the gaps between linguistic theory and the biological sciences by presenting a comprehensive view of phonology which simultaneously addresses linguists and ... More

Phonological Typology

Phonological Typology

Matthew K. Gordon

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199669004
eISBN:
9780191821745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669004.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

Although there is a rich history of research in linguistic typology, phonology has received relatively little attention in this literature compared to morphology and syntax. This book is the first ... More

The Phonology of Chichewa

The Phonology of Chichewa

Laura J. Downing and Al Mtenje

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198724742
eISBN:
9780191792281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198724742.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

Bantu languages have played and continue to play an important role as a source of data illustrating core phonological processes—vowel harmony, nasal place assimilation, postnasal laryngeal ... More

The Phonology of Icelandic and Faroese

The Phonology of Icelandic and Faroese

Kristján Árnason

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199229314
eISBN:
9780191728464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199229314.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

The book presents a detailed comparative description of the phonological structure of Icelandic and Faroese and discusses problems in their analysis from a fairly broad theoretical perspective. The ... More

The Phonology of Japanese

The Phonology of Japanese

Laurence Labrune

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199545834
eISBN:
9780191738562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545834.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the phonology of Japanese, based on Japanese and Western materials and the author’s original research. It provides a rich source of materials and critical ... More

The Phonology of Swedish

The Phonology of Swedish

Tomas Riad

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199543571
eISBN:
9780191747168
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543571.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Language Families

This book provides a comprehensive overview of Swedish phonology. There are two chapters on respectively vowels and consonants, describing the alternations and distributions of allophones and ... More

View: