Eulàlia Bonet and Francesc Torres-Tamarit have edited a special issue on Exception in Phonology. The whole volume is available on the Catalan Journal of Linguistics Website (http://revistes.uab.cat/catJL), and the Table of Contents with links has been copied below. Table of …

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What is Suppletive Allomorphy? On ‘went’ and on ‘*goed’ in English Richard Kayne direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003241 December 2016 I have proposed analyses of English ‘went’ and of English ‘*goed’ that revolve around the notion of verbal theme vowel. These analyses …

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Post-Nasal Devoicing and a Probabilistic Model of Phonological Typology Gasper Begus direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003232 December 2016 This paper addresses one of the most contested issues in phonology: the derivation of phonological typology. I present a new model for deriving phonological …

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Element subtraction in Pomeranian and German morphology – The competitive tier Gertjan Postma direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003216 November 2016 Taking new Pomeranian data as a starting point, we propose a competitive vocalic tier on which elements compete for prosodic space, besides …

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Object movement (object shift and scrambling) Hans Broekhuis direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003217 November 2016 This review article is intended for a handbook on Germanic languages. It differs from previous reviews of Scandinavian object shift and continental W-Germanic scrambling in that it …

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