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By Christine Mooshammer, Marianne Pouplier, Philip Hoole, Barbara KÃ1/4hnert

ISBN-10: 1614510768

ISBN-13: 9781614510765

There's presently a wealth of job concerning the research of advanced segmental sequences from phonetic, phonological and psycholinguistic views. This quantity attracts from chosen contributions to the convention Consonant Clusters and Structural Complexity held in Munich in August 2008. Consonant sequences, even if happening inside of person lexical goods or rising in working speech at be aware barriers, supply fairly outstanding facts for the temporal complexity of human speech. yet contributions additionally think about the mixing of tonal and vocalic parts into syllable constitution. the most goal of the quantity is to do justice to this complexity by means of bringing jointly researchers from a variety of backgrounds.

The ebook is prepared into 4 major sections entitled ‘Phonology and Typology’, ‘Production: research and Models’, ‘Acquisition’, and ‘Assimilation and aid in hooked up speech’.

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In SS clusters differences in place become crucial to reinforce their perceptual salience. For obstruents, however, manner of articulation alone is sufficient to distinguish between possible members of a cluster. The additional layer of complication in the internal markedness of SS clusters may account for the fact that they are more marked than OO clusters. For a full account of the asymmetry between OO and SS clusters, see Kreitman (2006, 2008), where liquids and nasals and stops and fricatives are extensively addressed separately and the sub-typologies of OO and SS are presented in detail.

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3. Typology of the feature [voice] Now that we have established the existence of the [+v][–v] cluster type phonetically, we are ready to address the typology of the feature [voice] in word initial onset clusters. In (11) all the fifteen logically possible language types that result from all possible groupings of the clusters in (8) are listed. Of the fifteen logically possible combinations only 6 occurring language types emerge. Table (3) summarises all occurring language types. (11) (a) {[−v][−v]} {[+v][+v]} {[−v][+v]} {[+v][−v]} (b) {[−v][−v], [+v][+v]} {[−v][−v], [−v][+v]} {[−v][−v], [+v][−v]} {[+v][+v], [−v][+v]} {[+v][+v], [+v][−v]} {[−v][+v], [+v][−v]} On the relations between [sonorant] and [voice] (c) 47 {[−v][−v], [+v][+v], [−v][+v]} {[−v][−v], [+v][+v], [+v][−v]} {[−v][−v], [−v][+v], [+v][−v]} {[+v][+v], [−v][+v], [+v][−v]} (d) {[−v][−v], [+v][+v], [−v][+v], [+v][−v]} Table 3.

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