Backness switch in Russian*

Abstract

(1) a. Velar Palatalisation (velars change into postalveolars) : kU c] ruk­a ‘hand (  ) ’ – ruc) ­is) c) ­a (  ), ruc) ­ en’k­a (  ) b. Affricate Palatalisation (affricates become postalveolar) : tsU c] konets ‘end’ – konc) ­i­t’ ‘ to finish’ otets ‘father’ – otc) ­estv­o ‘patronymic’ c. Iotation (many disparate changes of consonants… (More)

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@inproceedings{Rubach2002BacknessSI, title={Backness switch in Russian*}, author={Jerzy Rubach}, year={2002} }