Consonant Strength

Consonant Strength : Phonological Patterns and Phonetic Manifestations

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This book is a detailed examination of the phonetics and phonology of consonant strength, drawing data from parallel acoustic and articulatory studies of English and Spanish, as well as a cross linguistic survey of lenition and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 254 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12.7mm | 430g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 113897157X
  • 9781138971578

Table of contents

Preface Acknowledgments List of Tables List of Figures Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. Survey of Consonant Strength Alternations Chapter 3. Case Studies of American English and Mexican Spanish Chapter 4. Results patterning by Manner of Articulation Chapter 6. Discussion and Conclusions Appendix A. English Durations Appendix B Spanish Durations Appendix C. Data Base Language References Bibliography Indexshow more