Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1670_topintzi_1.pdf ROA: 1314 Title: Moraic Onsets in Arrernte Authors: Nina Topintzi, Andrew Nevins Comment: Length: 27pp Abstract: The Australian language Arrernte has been argued by Breen & Pensalfini (1999) and Evans & Levinson (2009) to present a case of …

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Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1673_dabouis_1.pdf ROA: 1315 Title: When Accent Preservation Leads to Clash Authors: Quentin Dabouis Comment:   Length: 44pp Abstract: In English, some complex words can display exceptional accent preservation (EAP): they can preserve an accent from their base even when …

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Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1675_ann_irvine_1.pdf ROA: 1316 Title: Harmonic Grammar, Optimality Theory, and Syntax Learnability: An Empirical Exploration of Czech Word Order Authors: Ann Irvine, Mark Dredze Comment:   Length: 26 pages Abstract: This work presents a systematic theoretical and empirical comparison of …

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THIRD EDINBURGH SYMPOSIUM ON HISTORICAL PHONOLOGY 30th November–1st December 2017, Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh Conference website: http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/symposium-on-historical-phonology/ Call deadline: 17th July 2017 What do we need to consider in order to understand the innovation and propagation of phonological change, and …

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