Autosegmental and Metrical Phonology [John A. Goldsmith] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book sets out to explain developments . intonational phonology) is a phonological . difference from a phonological perspective . autosegmental metrical theory of intonational. Autosegmental Phonology. John A. Goldsmith. O. Submitted to the Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics on April 30,

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Skip to content Skip to search. This single location in Australian Capital Territory: The autosegmental formalism can be especially useful in describing metricsl rules. Rather than classify segments using the categories given in the International Phonetic Alphabetthe autosegmental formalism makes use of distinctive features, which provide greater granularity and make identification of natural classes easier. The autosegmental tier also “skeletal tier” contains the features that define the segments articulated in the phonological representation.

This can be done by including a placeholder feature composed of ellipses, with an indication of the type of feature.

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These timing units are commonly depicted as X’s, and are assigned to segments. The timing tier contains timing units that define the lengths of segments in the phonological representation.

Lists What are lists? Open to the public ; P The University of Sydney. Many of the most interesting predictions of the autosegmental model derive from the automatic effects of the Well-formedness Condition and their independence of language-particular rules. University of Sydney Library.


We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. The assimilation is shown by striking through the line to [coronal] P on the left and drawing a dotted line to the [ Subjects Autosegmental theory Linguistics Metrical phonology. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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In the segmental tier, features are assigned to segments. Open to the public ; These 2 locations in Queensland: Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. In the autosegmental formalism, this is depicted by placing the binary subfeature at a horizontal offset from the unary feature and connecting them with a line. In order to set auotsegmental a znd of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up.

Retrieved from ” https: Each of these tiers shows a different language feature.

Segments are depicted through vertical listings of features connected by lines. For example, a generic place feature can be indicated [ View online Borrow Buy Autosegmehtal available Show 0 more links Comments and reviews What are comments? Author Goldsmith, John A. Feature changes are shown by striking through the lines that connect a feature that is lost to the rest of the segment and drawing dotted lines to features that are gained. Open to the public Tags What are tags?


The working hypothesis of autosegmental analysis is that a large part of phonological generalizations can be interpreted as a restructuring or reorganization of the autosegments in a representation.

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Be the first to add this to a list. Physical Description vii, p. Articles lacking in-text citations from March All articles lacking in-text citations. As a theory of phonological representation, autosegmental phonology developed a formal account of ideas that had been sketched in earlier work by several linguists, notably Bernard BlochCharles Hockett and J.

Autosegmental phonology

The descriptions given in the previous section deal with the segmental tier. Login to add to list. This single location in South Australia: Environments can be shown by placing other connected sets of features around that which is the focus of the rule. It also makes it possible to concisely describe rules that apply to different environments in different ways. Borchardt Library, Melbourne Bundoora Campus. University of Western Australia.

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