The sound Shape of Language

@article{Brenneis1982TheSS,
  title={The sound Shape of Language},
  author={D. Brenneis and R. Jakobson and Linda R. Waugh},
  journal={Journal of American Folklore},
  year={1982},
  volume={95},
  pages={93}
}
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