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Word-prosodic systems of Raja Ampat languages

  title={Word-prosodic systems of Raja Ampat languages},
  author={Albert Clementina Ludovicus Remijsen},

Word-prosodic Typology

accent, which could be said to be realized as [H] by a postlexical pitch-assignment rule. However, since only pitch is involved, it is clear that the abstract accent is nothing but “an indication of

Sumi tone: a phonological and phonetic description of a Tibeto-Burman language of Nagaland

Previous research on Sumi, a Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the extreme northeast of India, has found it to have three lexical tones. However, the few phonological studies of Sumi have focused

Dialectal Variation in the Lexical Tone System of Ma'ya

Evidence is presented that the diachronic, between-dialectvariation in the Rise toneme is due to synchronic between-context variation, which is still evident in the Salawati dialect, while the two other dialects developed in radically different directions.

Koralteori, eller hvad koraller kan lære antropologien om multispecies socialitet

Corals are, as Stefan Helmreich has proposed, figurations in Donna Haraway’s sense; that is, “science-fictional” creatures that provoke theoretical reflection. In this article, I combine corals as

Expression and recognition of emotion in native and foreign speech : the case of Mandarin and Dutch

This study investigates the perception and production of emotional prosody by native and non-native listeners and speakers, i.e. Chinese and Dutch listeners and speakers, including Dutch L2 learners

East Nusantara as a linguistic area 1

In this paper we consider how Eastern Indonesia may be treated as a linguistic area. We propose fi ve defi ning linguistic features and we discuss their occurrence in some 40 Austronesian (AN) and

Contact, Asia, and the Rethinking of Englishes in Multilingual Ecologies

Borrowed Color and Flora/Fauna Terminology in Northwest New Guinea

The northwestern part of the island of New Guinea has been the site of intense contact between a hugely diverse set of languages. Languages from at least nine nonAustronesian families (plus several

Chapter 11 Some preliminary observations on prosody and information structure in Austronesian languages of Indonesia and East Timor

ing away from many details, the phonological structure of an intonation phrase (IP) in West Germanic can be represented as in Figure 1. Using the conventions of the ToBI framework, the T here



Memorie van overdracht van het distitrict Salawati (Onderafdeling

  • Radja Ampat Afdeling Nieuw Guinea). Unpublished ms. in the archive of the Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-,
  • 1957

The Bird's Head as Sprachbund

The Austronesian Homeland: A Linguistic Perspective

THE DISCOVERY OF the Indo-European language family has been called one of the great intellectual achievements of the nineteenth century. In important respects it contributed to the Romantic movement

The Papuan Languages of New Guinea

List of maps Preface Abbreviations used in glosses 1. Introduction 2. Language and its social content 3. Phonology 4. Nominals 5. Verbs 6. Syntax 7. Problems of comparative linguistics in Papuan

Boelisch-Nederlandsche woordenlijst met Nederlandsch-Boelisch Register

Stress And Non-Stress Accent

Tone Systems in New Guinea

After a short survey of cxisting classificatory Scheines for tonal languages, tonal Information from representative langnages in the New Guinea area is examined, illustrating many ofthe complicated

The Malay Archipelago

This book contains Indo-Malay Islands, the timor group, celeb group, the moluscas and the papuan group.

From Bird’s Head to bird’s eye view: long term structures and trends in Indo-Pacific prehistory

  • 1998