The Phonology of Standard Chinese / Edition 2

The Phonology of Standard Chinese / Edition 2

by San Duanmu
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Oxford University Press, USA
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The Phonology of Standard Chinese / Edition 2

The fully revised edition of San Duanmu's popular introduction to Chinese phonology reflects recent research and theoretical advances in particular work in feature, syllable, and stress. The author has also added a chapter on rhythm in poetry.

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ISBN-13: 9780199215799
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 11/16/2007
Series: Phonology of the World's Languages Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The Sound Inventory
3. Combinations and Variation
4. The Syllable
5. Words and Compounds
6. Stress
7. The Word length Problem
8. The Word Order Problem
9. The [r] Suffix
10. Tone: Basic Properties
11. Tone 3 Sandhi (T3S)
12. Rhythm in Poetry
13. Connected Speech and Other Dialects
14. Theoretical Implications
Appendix: Full Syllables in SC

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