Word accents in today’s Orsa dialect: preliminary F0 measurements

  • Eva Olander
  • Published 2000


In Meyer’s pioneering dialect survey, the Orsa word accents were specified in terms of differentially timed single peaks appearing early (acute) vs. late (grave) in the stressed syllable of disyllabic words. This paper presents preliminary data on the accent contrast in the Orsa dialect as spoken today. Two Orsa speakers in their thirties produced several… (More)


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