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Phonological weakness in English : from Old to present-day English

Author: Donka Minkova
Publisher: Basingstoke, England ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2009.
Series: Palgrave studies in language history and language change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fresh empirical findings drawn from a variety of sources showcase the theoretical advances in the analysis of the history and present state of the sound system of English.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donka Minkova
ISBN: 9780230524750 0230524753
OCLC Number: 245559576
Description: xii, 357 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Treatments of weakness in phonological theory / Kie Ross Zuraw --
Testing consonant weakness phonetically / Lisa Lavoie --
On schwa: synchronic prelude abd historical fugue / Roger Lass --
The phonetics of schwa vowels / Edward Fleming --
Perspectives on weakness from English /r/ / April McMahon --
Weak segments in Irish English / Raymond Hickey --
Word-initial h- in Middle nad Early Modern English / Paola Crisma --
Consonant or 'vowel'? A diachronic study of initial<h> from Early Modern English to nineteenth-century English / Julia Schlüter --
Weak segments and syllable structure in Middle English / Julia Schlüter --
Orthographic indications of weakness in Early Middle English / Margaret Laing --
Inflectional syncope vs/ epenthesis: notes on the history of the weak preterite in English / Donka Minkova.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in language history and language change.
Responsibility: edited by Donka Minkova.
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