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Prosodic TypologyThe Phonology of Intonation and Phrasing$
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Sun-Ah Jun

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199249633

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: February 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249633.001.0001

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Transcription of Dutch Intonation

Transcription of Dutch Intonation

Chapter:
(p.118) 5 Transcription of Dutch Intonation*
Source:
Prosodic Typology
Author(s):

Carlos Gussenhoven

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249633.003.0005

This chapter describes a system for the transcription of Dutch intonation, based on the autosegmental description by Gussenhoven. It describes intonational Phrase (IP) boundaries, Utterance boundaries, IP-final, and IP_initial tones, plus pitch accents, following the Pierrehumbert model. It uses three initial boundary tones, %L, %H, and %HL; three final boundary conditions, L%, H%, and % (no tone); five pitch accents H*, L*, H*L, L*H, and H*!H; plus two modifications, Delay (L*-prefix) and downstep (!H). The system has a larger coverage than the IPO grammar, is more transparent than the earlier autosegmental description, while also including the distinction between low rise (L*H H%) and high rise (H*H%), absent from the earlier description.

Keywords:   stress shift, initial boundary tone, optional boundary tone, bitonal boundary tone, downstep, delay, tone modification, high rise, low rise, tonal prefix

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