Rhotics

This book provides an insight into the patterns of variation and change of rhotics in different languages and from a variety of perspectives. It sheds light on the phonetics, the phonology, the socio-linguistics and the acquisition of /r/-sounds in languages as diverse as Dutch, English, French, Ger...

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Main Author: Beňuš, Štefan
Other Authors: Cohen, Evan-Gary, Romano, Antonio, Pouplier, Marianne
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Bozen-Bolzano bu,press 2013
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Collection: OAPEN - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book provides an insight into the patterns of variation and change of rhotics in different languages and from a variety of perspectives. It sheds light on the phonetics, the phonology, the socio-linguistics and the acquisition of /r/-sounds in languages as diverse as Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Kuikuro, Malayalam, Romanian, Slovak, Tyrolean and Washili Shingazidja thus contributing to the discussion on the unity and uniqueness of this group of sounds.
Physical Description:276
ISBN:9788860460554
9788860461025