Month: July 2016

Gjersoe 2016: Cyclic Optimization of Floating L Tones in Kikuyu

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1547_gjersoe_1.pdf ROA: 1284 Title: Cyclic Optimization of Floating L Tones in Kikuyu Authors: Siri Gjersoe Comment:   Length: 10 Abstract: This study discusses the cyclic derivation of downstep in Kikuyu (Bantu, E51). Kikuyu attests floating L tones of

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Van Oostendorp (2016) – Extending categorial grammar to autosegmental phonology

Extending categorial grammar to autosegmental phonology Marc Van Oostendorp Direct Link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003062 July 2016 What would be the implications of applying categorial grammar technology to phonological structure? We show how expressing phonological insights requires a few extensions into the formalism in order

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