Download e-book for kindle: Voicing in Japanese (Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG]) by Jeroen van de Weijer,Kensuke Nanjo,Tetsuo Nishihara

By Jeroen van de Weijer,Kensuke Nanjo,Tetsuo Nishihara

This booklet offers a few experiences which specialise in the [voice] grammar of eastern, paying specific cognizance to old heritage, dialectal variety, phonetic scan, and phonological research. either voicing strategies in consonants (such as Sequential Voicing, or Rendaku) and vowels (such as vowel devoicing) are examined.

A variety of new analyses are provided, targeting recognized info which have been debatable in phonological debate some time past, but additionally offering new (or rediscovered) facts, in part in the course of the paintings of eastern students that hitherto went in most cases ignored, in part via new database examine, and in part via phonetic experiment.

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