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Variation in the intonation of sentential adverbs in English and Catalan

Astruc, Lluisa and Nolan, Francis (2007). Variation in the intonation of sentential adverbs in English and Catalan. In: Riad, Tomas and Gussenhoven, Carlos eds. Tones and Tunes, Volume 1: Typological Studies in Word and Sentence Prosody. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, pp. 233–262.

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Abstract

Despite the recent advances in the integration of lexical tone and intonation in phonological theory, all too often the study of intonation and the study of lexical tone are viewed as belonging to different research traditions. This collection strengthens the integrated approach by studying tone and intonation within a common framework, and by tracing their interaction in specific prosodic systems. Some papers deal with the structural properties of lexical tone and intonation, while others focus on the historical development of prosodic systems. The volume also includes a re-evaluation of a classic paper on the typology of tone rules, and a survey of features signalling question intonation in African languages

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2007 Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN: 3-11-019057-5, 978-3-11-019057-1
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Item ID: 21145
Depositing User: Users 9543 not found.
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2010 15:15
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 15:32
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/21145
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