Diphthongs in Frisian: a comparative analysis of phonemic inventories past and present

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A Comparative Analysis of Phonemic Inventories Past and Present Kathrin S Bussmann Price: 16,00 € ISBN: Product: Book Edition: Hardcover Series: Germanistische Bibliothek, Volume No. 21 Available: Keywords: Phonologie, Geschichte, Dialektologie. Diphthongs in Frisian A Comparative Analysis of Phonemic Inventories Past and Present.

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Seller Inventory # HG has 15 phonemic monophthongs in stressed syllables and three phonemic diphthongs, whereas LG has 17 monophthongs and 7 diphthongs, and SF has 20 monophthongs and 7 diphthongs. Both SF and LG differ from HG by having a complete set of long open mid vowels /ɛː œː ɔː/, which in SF are largely restricted to loans from : Jörg Peters, Wilbert J.

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A stem-final consonant triggers voicing assimilation of /t/ in three suffixes /ta~da/ past/perfect, /te~de/ gerund and /tari~dari/ representative.3 This process of assimilation is shown in the minimal pair given in (6), although a later process of lenition affects the velars, /k/ and /g/, and makes the effect of the voicing assimilation opaque.

The results are based on an analysis of c. 50 sociolinguistic interviews with Frisian speaking youth aged 16–22 of various genders and sexualities. We focus on two variables: (s) — A fronted pronunciation of /s/ has been shown cross-linguistically to vary by gender and to be used by gay men as an identity marker (Mack & Munson, ; Pharao.In contrast, Canadian English and Canadian French both have large vowel inventories, and a number of overlapping vowels, including the four vowels targeted in this study.

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The Phonemic Principle A principle.