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By Tomas Riad

ISBN-10: 0199543577

ISBN-13: 9780199543571

This publication provides a accomplished, contrastive account of the phonological constructions and features of Swedish. After an creation at the historical past of the language and its relation to different Scandinavian languages, the ebook is split into elements facing segmental phonology, decrease prosodic phonology, tension and tone, morphology-phonology interactions, greater prosodic phonology, and intonation. The ebook concludes with concise bills of phonotactics and
the dating among phonology and orthography. Tomas Riad's method is data-oriented and, insofar as attainable, theory-neutral. in addition to making a big contribution to its topic, his ebook presents new insights into how morphology principally determines the distribution of pressure in a Germanic
language, and the way tonal accessory may possibly sign wellformedness in notice formation.

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