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Syntactic Knowledge, Children's Acquisition of

Rosalind Thornton

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Children’s Acquisition of Syntactic Knowledge Introduction Children the world over pass through stages as they gradually converge on the adult...

Tone

Bert Remijsen

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Tone Introduction When the phonological form of a morpheme consistently gives rise to a specific pattern of fundamental frequency (f0), this mo...

Tone Sandhi

Jie Zhang

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Tone Sandhi Introduction Tone sandhi, a phonological process by which lexical tones exhibit contextually determined alternation, is commonly o...

Transcription

Willem de Reuse

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Transcription Introduction For the layman, transcription connotes medical transcription, court transcription, musical transcription, or even g...

Transitivity and Voice

Seppo Kittilä

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Transitivity and Voice Introduction Transitivity and voice have a rather long history in linguistics, both dating back to ancient Greek. Initi...

Trubetzkoy, Nikolai

Edwin Battistella

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Nikolai Trubetzkoy Introduction Nikolai Sergeyevich Trubetzkoy is regarded by many as the creator of the science of phonology. His posthumousl...

Typology

Robert Henderson

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Typology Introduction Typology is used to cover two related types of investigations: (1) classifying languages based on shared grammatical pro...

Vowel Harmony

Harry van der Hulst

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Vowel Harmony Introduction We speak of vowel harmony when there is a general condition that demands that all vowels within a certain domain, us...

Word Formation in Japanese

Taro Kageyama

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Word Formation in Japanese Introduction The term “word formation” is used here as a broad term covering a wide array of word formation process...

Word Stress

Brett Hyde

Subject: Linguistics »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Word Stress Introduction In most, if not all, languages, each word has a syllable that is more prominent in some way than the others. The most...

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