Transparadigmatic Output-Output Correspondence: A Case Study from Ese Ejja Nicholas Rolle direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003819 January 2018 One prominent theory capturing unexpected phonological similarity across morphologically-related forms is Output-Output Correspondence (OO-Corr – Benua 1997; Burzio 1998; a.o.). Classic OO-Corr involves correspondence …

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What’s in (a) Label? Neural Origins and Behavioral Manifestations of Identity Avoidance in Language and Cognition Evelina Leivada direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003798 January 2018 The present work defends the idea that grammatical categories are not intrinsic to mergeable items, taking as …

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Linguistic Missing Links. Gerard Cheshire direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003737 January 2018 Linguistic missing links: This paper explains the writing system for Manuscript MS408 (Voynich), which is written in proto-Romance language and uses proto-Italic alphabet, making it a unique document in both …

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Germanic syllable structure Marc Van Oostendorp direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003779 December 2017 This chapter gives a descriptive overview of syllable structure phenomena in modern Germanic languages, mostly in their standardized form – Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, Frisian, German, Icelandic, Norwegian, …

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Language contact and constructed languages Marc Van Oostendorp direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003776 December 2017 This chapter gives an overview of language contact phenomena in so-called constructed or artificial languages, and explains how the study of such languages can be used to …

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Tonal reflexes of movement in Asante Twi Sampson Korsah, Andrew Murphy direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/003765 December 2017 We argue that Asante Twi has a process of tonal overwriting on verbs that are crossed by an A’-dependency. It is shown that this …

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The Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Meeting on Phonology, held at New York University, have now been published (https://journals.linguisticsociety.org/proceedings/index.php/amphonology/issue/view/160). The table of contents with links to the papers is reproduced below. Editors’ note Editors’ Note Gillian Gallagher, Maria Gouskova, and …

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Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1726_anttila_1.pdf ROA: 1337 Title: Does MaxEnt Overgenerate? Implicational Universals in Maximum Entropy Grammar Authors: Arto Anttila, Giorgio Magri Comment: to appear in: ‘AMP 2017: Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Meeting on Phonology’; eds. Gallagher, Gillian, Gouskova, Maria, and Sora …

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