Phonological Variation and Change: Studies in Hiberno-English

Phonological Variation and Change: Studies in Hiberno-English

by John Harris
     
 

This book presents an investigation of a number of areas of interest in the study of language change.See more details below

Overview

This book presents an investigation of a number of areas of interest in the study of language change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521106115
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/02/2009
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Linguistics Series
Pages:
396
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preamble; 1. Outline of northern Hiberno-English phonology; 2. Clipping, strength and the northern drawl; 3. Growth of an urban vernacular: sound change and lexical transfer in Belfast; 4. On avoiding merger: what's been happening to M. E.?; 5. On implementing merger; Conclusion; References; Index.

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