Year: 2019

Rolle, Lionnet & Faytak (2019) – Areal patterns in the vowel systems of the Macro-Sudan Belt

Areal patterns in the vowel systems of the Macro-Sudan Belt Nicholas Rolle, Florian Lionnet, Matthew Faytak direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004515 March 2019 This paper investigates the areal distribution of vowel systems in the Macro-Sudan Belt, an area of Western and Central

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Breiss & Hayes (2019) – Phonological markedness effects in sentence formation

Phonological markedness effects in sentence formation Canaan Breiss, Bruce P. Hayes direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004487 January 2019 Earlier research has found that phonological markedness constraints (for example, against stress clash or sibilant sequences) statistically influence speakers’ choices between particular syntactic constructions

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Call for Papers: APAP 2019

Call for Papers: APAP 2019 Call Deadline: 15-March-2019 Meeting Description: Approaches to Phonology and Phonetics (APAP 2019) 21-23 June, 2019 John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland APAP is an international biennial conference organized by two Polish universities: Maria

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Chand and Kar (2019): Sonority and Reduplication in Hadoti

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1781_gulab_chand__1.pdf ROA: 1354 Title: Sonority and Reduplication in Hadoti Authors: Gulab Chand , Somdev Kar Comment: Length: 37pp Abstract: The prosodic features like sonority motivate the pattern of reduplication in Hadoti. This regional variety of the Rajasthani language is

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Breiss and Hayes (2009): Phonological markedness effects in sentence formation

Direct link: http://roa.rutgers.edu/content/article/files/1785_breiss_1.pdf ROA: 1356 Title: Phonological markedness effects in sentence formation Authors: Canaan Breiss, Bruce Hayes Comment: ms., Department of Linguistics, UCLA Length: 36 pp. Abstract: Earlier research has found that phonological markedness constraints (for example, against stress clash or

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Call for papers: HISPhonCog 2019 (Seoul)

2nd Call for Papers for HISPhonCog 2019 (Seoul)  (***New abstract deadline: March 31, 2019***). Hanyang International Symposium on Phonetics and Cognitive Sciences of Language 2019 Dates: 24-25 May 2019 (Workshop on May 23) Venue: Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea URL: http://site.hanyang.ac.kr/web/hisphoncog/call-for-papers/2019 HIPCS (Hanyang

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Stepanov & Moussaoui (2019) – When a wh-word refuses to stay in-situ

When a wh-word refuses to stay in-situ Arthur Stepanov, Ali Al Moussaoui direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004472 February 2019 This squib demonstrates that the syntactic behavior of prosodically weak wh-elements or ‘wh-clitics’ conforms quite well to theories of syntax-phonology mapping such as

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Mayer & Daland (2019) – A method for projecting features from observed sets of phonological classes

A method for projecting features from observed sets of phonological classes Connor Mayer, Robert Daland direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004466 February 2019 Given a set of phonological features, we can enumerate a set of phonological classes. Here we consider the inverse of

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Mayer (2018) – An algorithm for learning phonological classes from distributional similarity

An algorithm for learning phonological classes from distributional similarity Connor Mayer direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004465 September 2018 An outstanding question in phonology is to what degree the learner uses distributional information rather than substantive properties of speech sounds when learning phonological

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Hara (2019) – Daroo ka”: The interplay of deictic modality, sentence type, prosody and tier of meaning

Daroo ka”: The interplay of deictic modality, sentence type, prosody and tier of meaning Yurie Hara direct link: http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/004457 February 2019 This study examines the interaction of the Japanese modal auxiliary /daroo/ with different sentence types and intonation. A detailed

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