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Rules, Constraints, and Phonological Phenomena$
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Bert Vaux and Andrew Nevins

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780199226511

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226511.001.0001

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Stress‐Epenthesis Interactions

Stress‐Epenthesis Interactions

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(p.121) 4 Stress‐Epenthesis Interactions
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Rules, Constraints, and Phonological Phenomena
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Ellen Broselow

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226511.003.0004

In many languages vowel insertion gives rise to opaque stress patterns. This chapter provides arguments, based on examination of loanwords in Selayarese and North Kyungsang Korean and native vocabulary in Winnebago and Iraqi Arabic, that this opacity is due either to avoidance of epenthetic material in prominent positions, or to maximization of paradigmatic contrasts.

Keywords:   epenthesis, loanwords, syncope, prosodic prominence, Selayarese, Northern Kyungsang Korean, Winnebago, Iraqi Arabic

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